- Code CHIN6216
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Culture History and Language
- ANU College ANU College of Asia and the Pacific
- Course subject Chinese
- Areas of interest Asian Languages, Translation Studies, Asian Studies, Language Studies
This course is designed for advanced level Chinese language students as an introductory course in Chinese-English interpretation. It will introduce the three different forms of interpretation including simultaneous interpretation, consecutive interpretation and sight interpretation. The course is intended to equip students with some basic interpretation skills and/or serve as a foundation course for more advanced Chinese-English translation courses. Students will have a lot of practices in and after class.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
- comprehend and examine the basic skills for interpreting from Chinese into English and vice versa, focusing on accuracy and fluency;
- evaluate the quality of an accomplished interpretation with consistent criteria;
- justify the ways of handling an interpretation task in real life.
- Midterm exam 20% (Learning outcomes 1, 2)
- Final exam 30% (Learning outcomes 1, 2)
- Assignments 40% (Learning outcomes 1, 2, 3)
- Quizzes 10% (Learning outcomes 2, 3)
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3360||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|