Subject: French
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 1 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Lang, Lit and Cultural Studies


This course aims to introduce students with pertinent theoretical and practical aspects of the science of translating. Topics of emphasis include the following: an examination of relevant translation notions, the presentation of major translation methods and procedures, an examination of the various cognitive mechanisms and resources mobilized during the translation process, a discussion of pertinent notions such as language register, and style, and the translation of relatively short texts in a wide range of fields, from English into French.

Prerequisite(s): FREN 212, or permission of the instructor

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