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KOR3460

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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 extend proficiency acquired in the unit 'English to Korean Translation 1'. This unit will place more emphasis on various text transfer techniques, so that students can understand the problems of translating from both linguistic and cultural perspectives.

Objectives

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

  1. Comprehend and analyse most varieties and registers of language encountered in texts related to topical social issues.
  2. Integrate their acquired translation skills with practical knowledge of advanced grammar.

Assessment

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

Contact hours

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

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

Korean and Korean studies

Prerequisites

KOR1450 or equivalent

Prohibitions

KOR1460, KOR2460