SPANG019 - Advanced Translation from and into Spanish

Value: 30 credits

Course Convenor: Dr Mazal Oaknin
Tutors: Dr Mazal Oaknin, Dr Guadalupe Gerardi

Teaching structure: Workshops and seminars

Students are assessed by coursework (50%) and an unseen 3-hour desk exam (50%). The coursework consists of a translation and commentary of a literary, cultural or historical text (5,000 words).

Module Description:

The MA module in Advanced Translation from and into Spanish consists of practical translation exercises covering a wide range of texts and registers, including technical Spanish. It aims to develop linguistic and interpretative skills to a highly advanced level as well as to enhance the understanding of the translation process itself.