Written and Sight Translation I: Chinese/English

CHIN X 400.02

This course is designed to teach and build upon fundamental strategies of sight translation, one of the major tools of the interpreter. Students practice orally interpreting into the target language from a wide range of…

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Fall
Remote Instruction
Starting at $669.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Prepare to sight translate two pieces of texts into the target language fluently and with minimal errors and mistakes
  • Develop basic skills of sight translating legal documents or legally related texts within the range of 220 to 280 words in length
  • Learn to think in the target language when giving rendition into a different language
  • Learn to tear away from the pull of the source texts

About this course:

This course is designed to teach and build upon fundamental strategies of sight translation, one of the major tools of the interpreter. Students practice orally interpreting into the target language from a wide range of documents written in Chinese and English that are commonly used in a variety of proceedings. In addition, students create specialized terminology glossaries. Language register (level of formality or informality) is stressed.
Prerequisites
Admission to Interpretation and Translation Certificate: Chinese/English.

Fall 2021 Schedule

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Saturday 9:00AM - 12:30PM PT
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Instructor: Lijuan Ma
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Fee:
$669.00
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Notes

Students must be enrolled for credit by the first class. Enrollment limited to 25 students. Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: September 25. Materials required. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 09, 2021
Course Requirements
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Sat Sep 25, 2021
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Sat Oct 2, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
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Sat Oct 9, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
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Sat Oct 16, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
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Sat Oct 23, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
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Sat Oct 30, 2021
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Sat Nov 6, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
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Sat Nov 13, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
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Sat Nov 20, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
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Sat Dec 4, 2021
9:00AM PT - 12:30PM PT
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