The course is designed to introduce students to aspects of the various phases of the history of translation in China.
Through selected readings of existing translations and their associated critical apparatus, as well as theoretical treatments of the issue of translation ( Western and Chinese), students will develop a detailed knowledge of some of the contextual issues surrounding the work of the translator.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
By the end of this course students will have developed an understanding of issues both theoretical and methodological, pertaining to Chinese/English translation. They will have a sound understanding of the history of translation in China, and in particular, of Chinese/English translation; and will have applied this knowledge to a particular topic.
Weekly homework- 50%
Presentation and participation - 20%
Two major assignments (mid-term and final)- 30%
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Three contact hours per week
Requisite and Incompatibility
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8634||21 Jul 2014||01 Aug 2014||31 Aug 2014||30 Oct 2014||In Person||N/A|