Advanced Translation

  • Course code: EL041IU/EL041WE
  • Credit number: 3
  • Previous courses:  Translation 1 – English to Vietnamese (EL026IU/EL026WE) and  Translation 2 – Vietnamese to English (EL027IU/EL027WE)
  • Course description: This course follows Introduction to Translation, Translation 1, and Translation 2 and is taught in parallel with Translation in Journalism, Translation in Tourism, and Translation in Business. It includes two main components; the first is a revisit to key concepts that have been taught in previous courses such as translation units, translation strategies, meanings. The second section raises the students’ awareness of such issues as text types, registers, discourse, and ideology in translation. Students are expected to be able to apply these knowledge into providing and evaluating translated texts of different fields (e.g. journalism, tourism, or business) from/to English and Vietnamese.
  • Availability : Semester 1