10 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: Students will follow a programme of translation from Czech and/or Slovak into English. They will focus on: developing their ability to handle translation of a variety of registers and styles in one of these languages; learning to do `gist summaries' and translation from the other, closely related language; and improving their use of appropriate and accurate English.

Staff Contact: Prof N Bermel
Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work, presentation

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