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Chinese-English Translation 1 - CHN253

This unit introduces useful translation theories and skills and encourages their use in translation practice. Students will learn how to analyse Chinese texts in terms of their genre, style, register and potential. Students will learn how to conduct English translation which meets the needs of English readers. They will develop awareness of the cultural and social factors that contribute to effective translation. Students will also become familiar with translation procedure and be able to identify and solve problems when translating from Chinese into English. This unit is for Chinese background speakers or students who have passed HSK 5 or an equivalent level.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

S2 Day - Session 2, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Dr Lan Zhang

Permission by special approval Prerequisite Information


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Unit Type:
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of International Studies

Faculty of Arts

Course structures, including unit offerings, are subject to change.
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