Translation Workshop

Major: International Information
Code of subject: 7.291.02.O.6
Credits: 5.00
Department: Foreign Languages
Lecturer: Shayner H.I.
Semester: 1 семестр
Mode of study: денна
Learning outcomes: By the end of the study learners are expected: - to know major principles, methods, ways, and techniques of oral and written translation; principles of analyzing lexical, stylistic, and grammatical transformations in translation of specialized and artistic texts; grammatical structures necessary for comprehension and translation of a wide range of academic and professional texts; - to be able to effectively apply major techniques of oral and written translation; translate oral and written texts from Ukrainian and English taking into account their stylistic, lexical and grammatical peculiarities.
Required prior and related subjects: Foreign language, parts 1, 2, 3, 4, Theory and Practice of Translation, parts 1, 2, 3, 4, Foreign Language for Specific Purposes, part 1, 2, 3, 4
Summary of the subject: The aim of the discipline is to deepen students’ knowledge on Thory and Practice of Translation. The following aspects are expected to be covered in the course of studying: text and discourse as main notions of text analysis, lexical and semantic means of coherence and cohesion, defining repeatitions and creating a system of bonds in a text, official and legal documents through the prism of discourse analysis and translation, media texts through the prism of discourse analysis and translation, artistic texts through the prism of discourse analysis and translation, gender analysis of text and its importance for translators, communicative approach to text analysis in translation, main transformations in translation, translation of political texts and the notion of political correctness. Mastering the discipline presupposes accumulation and actualization of knowledge and skills on Translation Studies, expanding knowledge of terminology and intense activization of lexical units accumulated at previous stages of the studying process.
Assessment methods and criteria: Oral examination; Work in a linguaphone classroom; Accomplishment of tasks to consolidate theoretical knowledge; Practice of interpreting. Final control: Differential credit The distribution of points according to a 100-point scale Current control (CC) Total for the discipline-100 Classroom work: Oral examination 15 Work in a linguaphone room 10 Accomplishment of tasks to consolidate of theoretical material 10 Practice of interpreting 5 Analysis of written translation samples 5 Self-study: Accomplishment of tasks to consolidate of theoretical material 10 Compilation of translation glossaries 10 Practice of written translation 10 Accomplishment of tasks to improve interpreting skills 5 Test №1 20
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