FREN 170 - Translation Theory & Practice
Time: Fall 2014: Online Class taught on Wednesdays, 17:00-19:30
Theory and practice of translation for various purposes including literary, scientific, and professional ones. Comparative stylistics of English and French.
Course Objectives: Increase reading and cultural competencies to ACTFL Advanced plus level and CEFR B2-C1.
The class will be taught online.
Vocabulary and translation exercises every other week;
Two at-home exams, open books;
Two Translations of 500-word texts.
MICHELE H. JONES, THE BEGINNING TRANSLATOR’S HANDBOOK
Print or e-book, ISBN 9780761863168
DENISE ROCHAT, CONTRASTES, 2nd ed., ISBN 9780205646999