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CCTR 455 Technical Translation: Transportation (English to French) (1.5 credits)

Offered by: Global & Strategic Comm. (School of Continuing Studies)


Translation : Technical translation from English to French focusing on transportation. Emphasis on terminology, phraseology and the inner workings of mechanical engineering, civil engineering and architecture. Study of the translation problems specific to these texts, as well as the various strategies, appropriate resources and tools used to mitigate them. Translation exercises will focus on technical texts related to machinery, machine tools and vehicles, as well as physical structures (bridges, tunnels, subways, ports and airports).

Terms: Fall 2022

Instructors: Dupont, Eric (Fall)

  • Prerequisite: CCTR 325.

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

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