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KOR3450

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Monash University Handbook 2010 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedNot offered in 2010
Coordinator(s)In-Jung Cho

Synopsis

This unit aims to develop and consolidate students' language skills through the English to Korean translation of various types of texts. It provides an introduction to English to Korean translation techniques.

Objectives

Upon successful completion of this unit students will be able to:

  1. Control complex sentence constructions demonstrating an in-depth knowledge of Korean grammar and vocabulary.
  2. Comprehend and analyse most varieties and registers of language encountered in texts related to topical social issues.
  3. Apply knowledge of both Korean and Western cultures.

Assessment

Written work and class exercises/tasks: 70%
Exam: 30%

Contact hours

One 3-hour on-line discussion per week, and one 3-hour seminar per fortnight

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Korean and Korean studies

Prerequisites

Permission of unit coordinator

Prohibitions

KOR1450, KOR2450