Working with Translation

Theory and Practice

There are no special requirements for this course but an interest in language and translation would be beneficial. You can use the hashtag #FLtranslation to talk about this course on social media.

Topics Covered
  • Definitions and metaphors of translation
  • Varieties of translation, for example: phonetic, interlingual and cultural translation
  • Translators in history
  • The role of translators
  • Professional ethics and codes of conduct
  • Where translation takes place
  • Writing a successful translation commission
  • The nature of quality in translation
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Cardiff University

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Length 4 weeks
Effort 4 hours per week
Starts Jan 14 (last week)
Cost $69
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Instructors Dewi Parry (Host), Christopher Evans, Mark Cooper, Cristina Marinetti, Dorota Goluch, Loredana Polezzi, Rebecca Williams, Hannah Felce, Nada Al-Mazrooa, Georgios Zoumpoulidis, Sandy Carpenter, Martin Nosek, Stephanie Munyard, NELSON MLAMBO, ZANNIER-WAHENGO AURELIE, Luisa Percopo, Lisi Liang, Aurora Moxon
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Language English
Subjects Programming Languages Humanities
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Rating Not enough ratings
Length 4 weeks
Effort 4 hours per week
Starts Jan 14 (last week)
Cost $69
From Cardiff University via FutureLearn
Instructors Dewi Parry (Host), Christopher Evans, Mark Cooper, Cristina Marinetti, Dorota Goluch, Loredana Polezzi, Rebecca Williams, Hannah Felce, Nada Al-Mazrooa, Georgios Zoumpoulidis, Sandy Carpenter, Martin Nosek, Stephanie Munyard, NELSON MLAMBO, ZANNIER-WAHENGO AURELIE, Luisa Percopo, Lisi Liang, Aurora Moxon
Free Limited Content
Language English
Subjects Programming Languages Humanities
Tags C R Languages & Cultures