Units of Study

CHNS3621 - Case Studies in Chinese Translation

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Wei Wang
Phone: +61 2 9351 4938
Email: wei.wang@sydney.edu.au


The unit is designed to introduce students to the theoretical and practical aspects surrounding the work of Chinese/English translation. Through selected readings of existing translations and their associated critical apparatus, as well as theoretical treatments of the issue of translation, students will develop a detailed knowledge of the theoretical and methodological issues in Chinese translation.


1x1500wd theoretical essay (30%), 1x2000wd mini research project (40%), 1xoral presentation (equivalent to 500wds) (20%), tutorial discussion (equivalent to 500wds) (10%)


1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week


CHNS1304 or CHNS3605 or CHNS3610

Please Note: This timetable is a draft timetable and subject to change.


  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm






  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm





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