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Archived Curricula Guide 2017–2019
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ENGA17 Special themes in culture and language III 5 ECTS
Organised by
DP in English Language, Literature and Translation
Preceding studies
Recommended:
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Language, Translation and Literary Studies
Curricula 2015 – 2017

Keywords

Strategic themes: Internationalisation

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course unit, the student will understand and be able to interpret and analyse a specific topic related to the English language or English-speaking society or culture. The student will be able to describe this topic and its significance for a professional translator or interpreter. The student will also be able to apply the acquired knowledge in translating and interpreting.

Contents

The course unit offers the student an in-depth overview of a specific topic related to the English language or English-speaking society or culture. The student can complete the course unit either by participating in a course offered by the degree programme or by reading literature related to the topic and writing an essay on it. The essay should be 15–20 pages long, and its topic should focus on the English language or English-speaking society or culture. If the student chooses to complete the course unit with an essay, they should negotiate its terms on a case-by-case basis with the professor of the student's study track.

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in course work 
Option 2
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Essay 

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Faculty of Communication Sciences