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FRN4805 - Translation: Theory and Practice

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Arts

Leader: Brian Nelson


Clayton First semester 2007 (Day)


As for FRN3805


On completion of this subject students will have developed skills in translating from French into English and gained a basic knowledge of theoretical issues related to translation.


Two tests (200 words each): 15%
Translation project (1500-2000 words): 25%
Reading report (1500 words): 25%
Group translation presented in class (300 words): 15%
Translation workshop: 20%
Fourth year students will be expected to read more extensively and independently in theoretical and critical literature and this should be reflected in their reading report.

Contact hours

3 tutorial hours per week