This unit aims to introduce students to the basic theories and principles in translation and the fundamental skills in the translation of various genres including texts drawn from areas such as business and trade, law, science and technology, and news. This unit is suitable for students who have successfully completed HMC319 and HMC320, international students who are native speakers of Mandarin Chinese and its dialects, and heritage students whose Chinese is native-like.
|Unit name||Chinese to English Translation|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
|Discipline||Global Cultures and Languages|
Dr Lucy Li
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Acquire basic skills and techniques in English to Chinese translation of different genres.
- Explain linguistic and cultural differences across text genres.
- Apply the code of ethics in translation.
- Analyse and interpret an English source text.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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