Faculty of Arts

Postgraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2014 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Arts
Organisational UnitTranslation Studies
OfferedOverseas First semester 2014 (Day)
Overseas Second semester 2014 (Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Jim Hlavac


Previously coded TRN5110


Students will undertake in-country study at the institution with which Monash University has an exchange agreement. This study will be the equivalent of 12 points of fifth-year postgraduate study in Arts at Monash University in the form of 5th year unit(s) offered by the host institution in the domain of translation studies.


On completion of this unit, students will have gained in depth knowledge about, and appreciation of translation studies in a global context. They will also have enhanced their language and transfer skills through immersion in an overseas learning environment.


Students will complete the equivalent of 9,000 words of assessment in line with requirements for 12 points of level 5 Monash units. This may take the form of a translation/research project.

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Workload requirements

Study will be the equivalent of 12 points of postgraduate study in Arts in the form of 5th year unit(s) offered by the host institution. The approved units will be set out in the Schedule of the agreements between Monash and the respective host institutions.