Chinese Translation (CHNS3610)


This unit aims to develop written fluency in Chinese and English through translation practices. The unit is designed to further develop students' advanced writing and translation skills. Practical tasks will include translation from English into Chinese and vice versa, using a wide range of texts, including newspaper reports, advertisements, product package text, film subtitles, tourist brochures, web pages, and relatively simple technical, legal and official documents.

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2x1hr seminars/week


1x500wd exam (20%), 1x800wd reflective essay (10%), 1x1000wd mini practicum project (20%), 1x500wd online discussion (10%), weekly assignments (equivalent to 3200wds) (40%)

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

(CHNS1303 and CHNS1304) OR CHNS3604 OR CHNS3612

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