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CHIN 2213 - Translation for Chinese Speakers: Chinese-English

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 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: Translation Practice, Translation Project, Oral Presentation, Final Test
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.

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Undergraduate
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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


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 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
28822 LEC0 300 200 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.
Related Class: Class Exercise
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
20212 CE01 300 200 28 Oct - 28 Oct Friday 1pm - 3pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: Online Exam
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22589 TU08 25 12 26 Jul - 13 Sep Tuesday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
4 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
22593 TU04 25 FULL 27 Jul - 14 Sep Wednesday 12pm - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
5 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 12pm - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
22595 TU02 25 FULL 28 Jul - 15 Sep Thursday 10am - 11am Horace Lamb, 422, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Thursday 10am - 11am Horace Lamb, 422, Teaching Room
22596 TU01 25 7 27 Jul - 14 Sep Wednesday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
5 Oct - 26 Oct Wednesday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
28832 TU09 25 8 26 Jul - 13 Sep Tuesday 12pm - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
4 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 12pm - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class