Course: Translation and Interpreting

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Course title Translation and Interpreting
Course code KNJ/PTLU
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction German
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
Course content
Theoretical and practical introduction into translation from Czech to German; general analysis of "typical" mistakes in translations from Czech to the foreign language German; the texts to translate can also be chosen by the students.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
Translating texts of different styles. consecutive interpreting of short texts; theoretical rudiments of simultaneous interpreting.
The students will learn to translate simple texts (newspaper articles, touristic and other information materials, menus, etc. ?) from Czech into the foreign language German.
Prerequisites
none

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment

All examinations and consultations are held in German. All translations during the lessons an particularly the homeworks have to be done, lessons have to be attended regularly and active participation will be required.
Recommended literature
  • NORD, C.:. Textanalyse und Übersetzen. Tübingen, 2004.
  • Snell-Hornby, Mary, u.a. (Hrsg., 1995. Handbuch Translation. Tübingen: Stauffenburg.
  • STOLZE R.:. Übersetzungstheorien. Tübingen, 2005.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in German language (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: -
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in German language (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: -
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in German language (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: -
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in German language (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: -
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in German language (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: -