- 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 Independent level Standard Modern Chinese language students as a course in Chinese-English translation. The course is intended to equip students with translation skills and serve as a foundation course for further Chinese-English translation courses. Students will learn how to use the most common 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:On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills at an Independent level of Standard Modern Chinese to:
1. Translate complex real – world materials from Chinese into English and vice versa.
2. Critique the quality of an accomplished translation.
3. Demonstrate familiarity with frequently used general and technical online translation tools, and apply them to their own translations.
This is a co-taught course. Any cap on enrolments in one course applies to both courses combined.
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Three contact hours per week. The total workload for the course is 130 hours including independent study.
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8071||22 Jul 2019||29 Jul 2019||31 Aug 2019||25 Oct 2019||In Person||N/A|