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340269 UE Translation in the Humanities: Italian (2018S)

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

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Details

max. 30 participants
Language: Italian

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 14.03. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 21.03. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 11.04. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 18.04. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 02.05. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 09.05. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 16.05. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 23.05. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 30.05. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 06.06. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 13.06. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 20.06. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG
Wednesday 27.06. 14:00 - 15:30 Seminarraum 8 ZfT Philippovichgasse 11, 2.OG

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Translation of selected technical texts of different topics from German into Italian and vice-versa (parallel texts); we will work on the various topics trying to simulate a real working situation.

All information and student comunication will be made via platform.

The course tackles the comparison of German and Italian parallel texts and finding optimal strategic approaches to these texts in order to generate a translation adequate to a hypothetic commission, taking into account the conditions of a real working situation.

Assessment and permitted materials

Continouos control, attendence, home-works, platform-work, on-line simulation of a translation assignment, final written exam.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

C2 level for both working languages

Examination topics

The final exam tackles an issue discussed during the term.

Reading list

Kussmaul, Paul (2000) Kreatives Übersetzen. Tübingen: Stauffenburg.
Maliszewski, Julina (2010) Diskurs und Terminologie beim Fachübersetzen und Dolmetschen. Frankfurt: Lang.
Reinart, Sylvia (2010) Kulturspezifik in der Fachübersetzung. Berlin: Frank & Timme.
Scarpa. Federica (2001) La traduzione specializzata. Lingue speciali e mediazione linguistica. Milano: Hoepli.
Stolze, Radegundis (2009) Fachübersetzen - Ein Lehrbuch für Theorie und Praxis. Berlin: Frank & Timme.

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