Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

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TIAG 8515

Foundations in Translation

Introduction to Translation

This course introduces students to the basic theories and practices of written and sight translation. Discussions and activities will explore the purposes of translation and decisions made when deciding how to best approach a translation assignment, including issues of text equivalency, source and target text intention, directionality, language pairs, translation speed, revision processes, and the use of translation tools and resources.

TI - All General
Translation & Interpretation
Transltn, Interpret & Lang Edu
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Fall 2024 - MIIS, MIIS Workshop

TIAG8515A-F24 Lecture (Andreu, Gillen)
TIAG8515B-F24 Lecture (Andreu, Gillen)
TIAG8515C-F24 Lecture (Andreu, Gillen)

Fall 2023 - MIIS, MIIS Workshop

TIAG8515A-F23 Lecture (Andreu, Gillen)
TIAG8515B-F23 Lecture (Andreu, Gillen)
TIAG8515C-F23 Lecture (Andreu, Gillen)

Fall 2022 - MIIS

TIAG8515A-F22 Lecture (Andreu, Jourdenais, Pai)
TIAG8515B-F22 Lecture (Andreu, Jourdenais, Pai)