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Monash University Handbook 2011 Honours - Area of Study

Managing facultyFaculty of Arts
Offered bySchool of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics
Campus(es)Clayton

Description

Students enrolled in one of the School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics honours programs may undertake a translation studies project as their honours dissertation for 24 points. For more information, please consult the Guidelines for a Translation Project as an Honours Dissertation at http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/lcl/honours/guidelines.php#translation.

Units

It is strongly recommended that students who wish to do a translation project enrol in the following 12-point unit as part of their honours coursework.

  • ATS4829 Introduction to translation studies

Consultation

Students interested in undertaking a translation studies project as their honours dissertation should speak to the relevant Honours coordinator for their language discipline before they enrol and/or to members of staff in the Translation Studies Program at http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/translation-interpreting/staff/index.php.

Students are advised to select a source text for their translation project and to discuss it with their potential supervisor prior to the summer break. The summer should be used to start on background reading and text analysis.

Relevant Courses

  • 0003 Honours degree of Bachelor of Arts
  • 0204 Honours degree of Bachelor of Letters
  • 0082 The honours degree of Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws