Spanish: Specialised Translation: Law and Economics

Course Code :2080FLWVER
Study domain:Translation and interpreting s
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:30
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Iris Schrijver

3. Course contents *

The focus of this course is on economic and legal text about topics such as financial results of companies, the annual meetings for shareholders, IPOs, communication about court cases, legal changes, certificates, document of the civil registry. Terminology will be a focal point in this course, as will the comparison of the Belgian and Spanish legal systems. Special attention will be paid to critical reflection of sources, justification of the translation strategies that were used, the efficiënt implementation of revision procedures.