Introduction to Translation

  • Course code: EL016IU/EL016WE
  • Credit number: 3
  • Previous courses: Reading 1 (EL001IU/EL001WE), Writing 1 (EL002IU/EL002WE), Listening 1 (EL003IU/EL003WE), and Speaking 1 (EL004IU/EL004WE)
  • Course description:   Introduction to Translation is the very first course regarding the expertise of translation and interpretation in the program. The course introduces the fundamental concept of translation in the context where translation is considered as a profession. It provides the model of the translation process and basic translation techniques. Furthermore, translation practice with different topics is offered as an integral part of the course. It focuses on translating sentences and less-than-150-word passages. Also, the course involves both English – Vietnamese and Vietnamese – English translation.
  • Availability : Semester 1 and Semester 2