Language Specific

TRNSLTN 704 Introduction to Translation: Arabic to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Translating texts from Arabic to English, including media articles, political texts, and literary and consumer-oriented texts. Identifying and developing translation strategies; proofreading and editing own work.
TRNSLTN 706 Introduction to Translation: French to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Introduction to basic skills necessary to professional translation. Translation of texts form French into English. Summarizing texts. Sight translation.
TRNSLTN 707 Introduction to Translation: Spanish to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Basic skills necessary for professional translation. Translation of texts from Spanish into English. Summarizing texts; sight translation.
TRNSLTN 708 Introduction to Translation: German to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Advanced skills for German to English translation including texts encountered in 'real world;' document terminology; translation strategies and tools; researching parallel texts; translation history and methodology.
TRNSLTN 714 Advanced Translation: Arabic to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Translating a variety of texts from Arabic to English, including media articles, political texts, literary and consumer-oriented texts. Identifying and developing translation strategies.
TRNSLTN 716 Seminar in Advanced Translation: French to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Translation from French into English; advanced grammar; techniques of documentation.
TRNSLTN 717 Seminar in Advanced Translation: Spanish to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Comparative study of Spanish and English syntax; advanced translation (Spanish to English) of texts from the humanities, social and political sciences, technical writing, advertising. Counts as repeat of Spanish 717. Not open for cr to students w/grad cr in Spanish 447.
TRNSLTN 718 Seminar in Advanced German Translation
3 cr. Graduate.
Refinement of translation skills; concentration on specific types of texts.
TRNSLTN 719 Introduction to Translation: Russian to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Translation process as combination of linguistic, cultural, ethical, and logistic challenges; translation strategies for business, media, academic, legal, commercial, medical, technical, and popular culture documents.
TRNSLTN 729 Seminar in Advanced Translation: Russian to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Translation of ideas and conceptual knowledge in subject areas including economics, law, society, culture, and history.