CCTR 326 Semi-Specialized Translation (French to English) (3 credits)

Offered by: Translation (School of Continuing Studies)

Overview

Translation : Introduction to the translation of specialized subject matter through translation of various semi-specialized texts (texts written by specialists for non-specialists). Study of the various methods, strategies, appropriate tools and research techniques to identify and resolve translation problems specific to the selected texts, such as the recognition of terms or the challenges of popularizing specialized terminology in English. Students will be exposed to texts in a variety of fields in preparation for the specialized domains covered in subsequent translation courses.

Terms: Winter 2020

Instructors: Archibald, James K (Winter)

  • Prerequisite: CCTR 226

  • Restriction: Only open to students in the Certificate in Translation, French to English option.

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