This course is an introductory course to Chinese-English translation. The course is intended to equip students with basic translation skills and to serve as a foundation course for more advanced Chinese-English translation courses.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:On the successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Apply basic skills in translating from Chinese into English and vice versa;
2. Judge and critique the quality of an accomplished translation task;
3. Access and make use of frequently-used on line translation tools;
4. Demonstrate the ability to handle the practical task of translation.
Indicative Assessment1. Midterm exam 20% (Related learning outcomes: 1, 4);
2. Final exam 30% (Related learning outcomes: 1, 4);
3. Assignments 40% (Related Learning Outcomes: 1, 2, 3, 4);
4. Participation 10% (Related Learning Outcomes: 1, 2).
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Three contact hours per week
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Culture History and Language to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees. Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.
Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2742||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|