Translation Dutch > English (continued)

Course Code :2010FLWVER
Study domain:Translation and interpreting s
Academic year:2017-2018
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:26
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:continuous assessment
Lecturer(s)Jimmy Ureel

3. Course contents *

The course Translation Dutch > English (continued) consists of seminars/tutorials in which you build on and extend acquired grammatical, lexical and pragmatic knowledge of English and of translation and translation studies. The focus in this course is on the following seven aspects of translation from Dutch into English: (1) dealing with (specialised) knowledge, (2) recognising and solving possible translation problems, (3) documenting the translation process, (4) retrieving and using translation aids, (5) drafting a target text, (6) analysing texts with a view to translation and (7) understanding the contents of the (specialised) source text of an average to advanced degree of complexity.