Course Title : Translation of Terminology
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
Lecture
(hours/week)
Seminar
(hours/week)
Lab
(hours/week)
Credits ECTS
ELL 342-1 C 6 4 0 0 4.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language English
Course Level
Description Combination of theory and practice
Objectives Enhancing language and competence level of the students
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Translation of terminology. Types of texts of terminology. Media terminology, types and characteristics
2Term banks, terminological dictionaries, technological resources for terminological Translation Practicum: Media terminology (news, reports, articles)
3Translation Practicum: International organizations and diplomacy
4Translation Practicum: Translation of political/diplomacy news and articles
5Translation of political/diplomacy news and articles
6Translation of legal documents, difficulties in translating legal documents
7Translation of legal terminology: academic ordinance
8Midterm exam
9Translation of business news and articles
10Translation of business news and articles
11Translation of statistics and reports
12The environment, energy and natural resources
13Translation of technical terminology: science and technical terms
14Translation of technical terminology: manuals and technology
15Students' Presentations
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Other
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Students acquaintance with translation of terminology
2Students equipment with knowledge in translation areas
3Students awareness for translation importance in the present days
4Translation competences and analysis acquisition
5Introduction to translation pace of the texts and market competition
6Enhancement of students' linguistic level
7Students ability to translate texts of different areas
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms125
Quizzes115
Projects00
Term Projects125
Laboratory00
Attendance110
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade75
Contribution of final examination to overall grade25
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
(hours)
Total Workload
(hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16464
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14228
Assignments 11313
Midterms 11010
Final examination 11010
Other 000
Total Work Load 125
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 5
ECTS 5

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