- Code CHIN3041
- 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, English, European Languages, Translation Studies, Asia Pacific Studies
This course is designed for advanced level Chinese language students as an introductory course in Chinese-English translation. The course is intended to equip students with some basic translation skills and/or serve as a foundation course for more advanced Chinese-English translation courses. Students will learn how to use the most frequently used on line tools critically, how to judge and critique the quality of an accomplished translation task, and have some experience in handling translation issues in real life.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
- know the basic skills in translating from Chinese into English and vice versa;
- critique the quality of an accomplished translation task;
- be familiar with some frequently used online translation tools;
- apply what they have learned in the course to complete their own translation.
- Midterm exam 20%
- Final exam 30%
- Assignments 40%
- Quizzes 10%
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Three contact hours per week
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8340||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|