TRN4050 - Translation 2: Language for Special Purposes
12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL
Postgraduate Faculty of Arts
Leader: Dr Marisa Cordella
Clayton Second semester 2008 (Day)
This subject follows on from TRN4040 Translation 1: Discourse Analysis. It addresses the more specific translation issue of field: the use of language in various professional and social settings. Such uses will be addressed, firstly, through theoretical discussion in relation to context and cognitive environment, followed by the practical translation of authentic texts, which illustrate the issues involved.
Weekly assignments Equivalent to 6000 words 50%
One two-hour seminar per week and the equivalent of two hours interactive Web-based work