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Archived Curricula Guide 2015–2017
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
MVKS56 Select Themes in Translation Studies III 5 ECTS
Organised by
Master's Programme in Multilingual Communication and Translation Studies
Preceding studies
Possible prerequisites are specified in the Teaching Schedules.

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course unit, the student will have a thorough understanding of a specific area within translation studies or multilingual communication. The student will be able to independently apply their knowledge in practical work or research.


The course unit contents, instructor, and teaching methods vary each year. The course unit explores translating specialised subjects, such as law and administration, technology, business, or science.
The course unit may also include translation projects or other projects and authentic assignments within the fields of lexicography, terminology, corpus-based research, or localisation.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
In Finnish

The required modes of study are specified in the Teaching Schedules.

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 1-5.
Assessment is specified in the Teaching Schedules.

Belongs to following study modules

Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
School of Language, Translation and Literary Studies