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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
LTLY03 Introduction to Translation 5 ECTS
Organised by
Common Core Studies / LTL
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Language, Translation and Literary Studies
Curricula 2015 – 2017

Keywords

Strategic themes: Internationalisation, Sustainable development

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course unit, the student will have a thorough understanding of the specific features of translating and interpreting as multilingual and multicultural communication. They will also recognise the different genres of translating and interpreting and will be able to describe them. In addition, the student will have an understanding of the basics of translating and interpreting as a profession, and will understand the general concept of translation studies and its connection to other related disciplines.

Contents

The course unit explores the following themes: translating and interpreting as multilingual and multicultural communication, the different genres of translating and interpreting, the basics of translating and interpreting as a profession, and translating and interpreting studies.

Teaching language

Finnish

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
Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 
Option 2
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam 
In Finnish
Evaluation 
Numeric 1-5. 

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Optional Courses (Common Core Studies / LTL)
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences
Faculty of Communication Sciences
2018–2019
Teaching
Faculty of Communication Sciences