School Of Humanities And Communication Arts

Literary TranslationWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 100925.2


Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 7

Credit Points: 10

Assumed Knowledge
Proficiency in English and one other language (LOTE) at native or near-native level.

Equivalent Units
A7463 - Literary Translation

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must be bilingual in the language combinations offered by the school. Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate course.

About this Unit
This unit aims to develop in students an appreciation of different literary genres in English and in their other language (LOTE) with an emphasis on stylistic and cultural issues to provide a basis for literary translation. The unit will cover literary translation theory and introduce relevant strategies to be applied in practice. The class will be non-language specific, but students will be expected to work from and into their language other than English.

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