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CHIN 2213 - Translation Chinese Speakers: Chinese-English II

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: Native or near native Chinese language proficiency (including Chinese dialects) or successful completion of CHIN 3212 Chinese IIISB or equivalent
Assumed Knowledge: Completion of junior secondary school in China or Chinese-speaking countries or regions or equivalent, with native or near native Chinese language proficiency (including Chinese dialects)
Incompatible: CHIN 3006
Assessment: Written test (25%), group assignment and presentation (30%), final exam (35%), participation (10%)
Syllabus:

This course is to develop students' basic practical skills in translation from Chinese into English. It focuses on developing students' skills in applying knowledge and experience to their understanding, interpretation and production of texts of various genres. The course incorporates theoretical concepts with practice. It introduces different approaches to translation to help students be aware of their own perceptions of translation and translation process. It exposes students to the features and requirements of text production for different genres in both Chinese and English and to translation practice in various areas that is relevant to everyday life, including society, business and trade, law and media. Students also have an opportunity to use computer-based skills and the internet for translation purposes.

Course Fees

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  Commonwealth Supported Student Contribution
Tuition Fees
Units EFTSL Pre-2010 2010 Onwards Domestic International
3 0.125 Band 1 $820 Band 1 $820 select program select program


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 12/08/2019 Sat 31/08/2019 Fri 20/09/2019 Fri 01/11/2019


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21946 LE01 120 72 29 Jul - 16 Sep Monday 4pm - 6pm The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
7 Oct - 28 Oct Monday 4pm - 6pm The Braggs, G60, Bragg Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21038 TU07 20 15 6 Aug - 17 Sep Tuesday 9am - 10am Horace Lamb, 422, Teaching Room
15 Oct - 29 Oct Tuesday 9am - 10am Horace Lamb, 422, Teaching Room
21040 TU05 20 12 6 Aug - 17 Sep Tuesday 10am - 11am Horace Lamb, 422, Teaching Room
15 Oct - 29 Oct Tuesday 10am - 11am Horace Lamb, 422, Teaching Room
21041 TU04 20 14 5 Aug - 16 Sep Monday 10am - 11am Barr Smith South, 1063, Teaching Room
14 Oct - 28 Oct Monday 10am - 11am Barr Smith South, 1063, Teaching Room
21042 TU03 20 18 8 Aug - 19 Sep Thursday 6pm - 7pm Barr Smith South, 2051, Teaching Room
17 Oct - 31 Oct Thursday 6pm - 7pm Barr Smith South, 2051, Teaching Room
21043 TU02 20 13 8 Aug - 19 Sep Thursday 5pm - 6pm Ingkarni Wardli, B17, Teaching Room
17 Oct - 31 Oct Thursday 5pm - 6pm Ingkarni Wardli, B17, Teaching Room
21044 TU01 20 FULL 6 Aug - 17 Sep Tuesday 2pm - 3pm Horace Lamb, 422, Teaching Room
15 Oct - 29 Oct Tuesday 2pm - 3pm Horace Lamb, 422, Teaching Room