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340046 UE Translation in Engineering and Natural Sciences: English (2017W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 34 - Translationswissenschaft
Continuous assessment of course work

Details

max. 30 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Monday 09.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 16.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 23.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 30.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 06.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 13.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 27.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 04.12. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 11.12. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 08.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 15.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 22.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG
Monday 29.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 6 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 1.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Translation of complex German or English source texts from the fields of engineering and natural sciences for expert readers.

Assessment and permitted materials

Presentation, contributions to discussions in class, 2 written exams (mid-term, end-of-term tests). Use of resources is allowed in the written exams.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Practice-oriented development of translation strategies and research skills

Examination topics

In class, we will discuss the translations prepared by students. Students will register for one presentation date and prepare the other texts of the semester in such a way that they will be able to suggest alternatives. The source texts will be available on Moodle about one week ahead of the presentation and translations have to be handed in via Moodle no later than the Saturday preceding the presentation, 12 noon.

Reading list

Radegundis Stolze: Fachübersetzen - Ein Lehrbuch für Theorie und Praxis

Association in the course directory

Die LVA ist auch als individuelle Fachvertiefung für die Schwerpunkte Literatur-Kunst-Medien, Konferenzdolmetschen und Dialogdolmetschen (sofern sie nicht schon zur Erfüllung der Module DD03 und DD04 verwendet worden ist) verwendbar.

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