This unit aims to develop written fluency in Chinese and English through translation practice. 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.
1x1hr lecture/week; 1x2hr tutorial/week
1x1000wd Exam (25%), 1x1000wd mini practicum project (25%), 1x500wd reflective Essay (10%), 5x translation assignments equivalent to 2000wds total (40%)
(CHNS1303 and CHNS1304) or CHNS3604 or CHNS3612