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Theory and Practice of Translation

This course introduces the basic theory and strategies for written translation. Students translate texts from various categories including literary, technical, business and advertising. Through hands-on practice and exercises, participants develop the fundamental analytical, cognitive, and linguistic skills that are essential for professional written as well as sight translations.

Note: prerequisite: Successful completion of Entrance Exam and "Introduction to Translation." Requirement for the Professional Certificate in Translation and Interpretation. Requirement for the Specialized Certificate in Translation.

Other Credit: 5 points of ATA Continuing Education in Category A.

Course Number: LING-40004   Credit: 3 units

This course is part of the following Certificate Program(s):

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04/01/14 - 06/09/14   (Click to show details) Online 101413 $425.00 Closed
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