Introduction to Translation Studies

Module code: TS1004

This module will be taught through a combination of lectures (for imparting information) and seminars (where this information will be the subject of student-led discussion. We will cover key issues and concepts in translation studies as well as discuss the development of the discipline.

Topics covered

  • Key issues and concepts in translation studies
  • The development of the discipline of translation studies
  • Translation as an academic discipline

Learning

  • 10 hours of lectures
  • 10 hours of seminars
  • 130 hours of guided independent study

Assessment

  • Essay x 2, 1,000 words each (50% + 50%)