15 Credits AUTUMN


Pre-requisites: Computer Literacy required


Aims/Description: The aim of this module is to introduce students with an interest in languages and communication to key theoretical approaches in Translation Studies, including theories of equivalence, functionalism, domestication v. foreignisation and comparative syntax. This module will give students a solid grounding in translation theory and prepare them for further study in this area and/or relating to other disciplines.

Staff Contact: Dr L Hamaidia
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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