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340165 UE Legal Translation: Spanish (2021S)

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



max. 30 participants
Language: Spanish



MO wtl von 08.03.2021 bis 19.04.2021 12.30-14.00 Ort: digital; MO wtl von 03.05.2021 bis 21.06.2021 12.30-14.00 Ort: digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

Practice-relevant translation assignments for different purposes and audiences,
Contrastive text and genre analyses (documents related with civil, penal and administrative law, information about justice system in Austria and Spain),
Application of translation theories
Analysis of legal language and terminology (spanish and german)
Discussion of relevant theoretical issues
Compilation of comparable corpora

If course units cannot be held with students in attendance on campus,
• exam-relevant learning materials (e.g. PDFs, PowerPoint presentations or videos) will be made available in the Moodle course and/or
• course units will be held synchronously as a video conference.

Assessment and permitted materials

As a consecuence of the measures regarding Covid 19 the assesment will be continuous assessment, basing on group work, home and class assignments project work, tests, and participation on forums.
Information about evaluation system will be provided in the moodle course.
Compulsory attendance is required!

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

See curriculum.

Examination topics

See moodle course.

Reading list

See moodle course.

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Fr 16.04.2021 10:09