Study programme 2018-2019Français
Translation of Specialised Scandinavian Texts
Programme component of Master's Degree in Translation à la Faculty of Translation and Interpretation - School of International Interpreters
CodeTypeHead of UE Department’s
contact details
Teacher(s)
UT-M1-TRADUC-097-MOptional UEBROUILLARD ElisabetT206 - Etudes nordiques
  • BROUILLARD Elisabet

Language
of instruction
Language
of assessment
HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) CreditsWeighting Term
  • Français
Français72300044.001st term

AA CodeTeaching Activity (AA) HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term Weighting
T-SCAN-513Translation of Specialised Scandinavian Texts723000Q1100.00%
Programme component

Objectives of Programme's Learning Outcomes

  • Linguistic Skills - Apply linguistic knowledge to the practice of translation or interpretation.
    • Master the French language at level C2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
    • Transmit a message expressed in another language, orally or in writing, all the while respecting the intention, the target audience, the linguistic register and the objectives of the original language and message.
  • Cultural and Intercultural Competency - Utilise intercultural knowledge in order to understand, analyse, and contextualise in the practice of translation.
    • Be familiar with the political, social and cultural environment of the working language and the chosen foreign languages, as well as a sustained effort to keep abreast of all new developments in those areas.
    • Be able to recognise the socio-cultural components underlying an oral or written text.
    • Analyse the assumptions, implicit or explicit, allusions, stereotypes and intertextuality of any oral or written document.
  • Thematic Competency - Develop and apply thematic knowledge related to domains in which translation is practised.
    • Identify what information and documentation is required.

Learning Outcomes of UE

At the end of the Course in Translation of Scandinavian (Danish, Swedish, Norwegian) Texts with Specialised Focus, students will be able to:
- understand the challenges of this sort of translation and make the necessary research to solve those challenges;
- translate Scandinavian (Dansih, Swedish, Norwegian) texts with specialised focus in written and with a high degree of precision, in a correct French and in the appropriate style.
 

Content of UE

Written translation of Scandinavian (Danish, Swedish, Norwegien)  texts with specialised focus, of variable length and style, with highlighting of the common translation pitfalls and of the intertextual conventions in the source and target language.

Prior Experience

To master at least one of the Scandinavian languages at minimum level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for languages, as for receptive competences.

Type of Assessment for UE in Q1

  • Presentation and/or works

Q1 UE Assessment Comments

Not applicable

Type of Assessment for UE in Q3

  • Presentation and/or works

Q3 UE Assessment Comments

Not applicable

Type of Resit Assessment for UE in Q1 (BAB1)

  • N/A

Q1 UE Resit Assessment Comments (BAB1)

Not applicable

Type of Teaching Activity/Activities

AAType of Teaching Activity/Activities
T-SCAN-513
  • Cours magistraux
  • Travaux pratiques

Mode of delivery

AAMode of delivery
T-SCAN-513
  • Face to face

Required Reading

AA
T-SCAN-513

Required Learning Resources/Tools

AARequired Learning Resources/Tools
T-SCAN-513Not applicable

Recommended Reading

AA
T-SCAN-513

Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

AARecommended Learning Resources/Tools
T-SCAN-513Not applicable

Other Recommended Reading

AAOther Recommended Reading
T-SCAN-513Not applicable

Grade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next

AAGrade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next
T-SCAN-513Authorized
(*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
Date de génération : 02/05/2019
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