Course Title Course Code Program Level
TRANSLATION THEORIES I MYC223 Department of Foreign Languages and Cultures - Applied English and Translation Studies Programme Associate Degree

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Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
42 42 3 5

Teaching Staff Yrd. Doç. Dr. Elif TOKDEMİR DEMİREL
Language of Instruction İngilizce (English)
Type Of Course Vocational
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives The purpose of this course is to teach current translation methods with their basic concepts and to give information about the development of translation theory through history.
Course Content This course includes the teaching of theories and approaches that translation is based on from the past to present. The discussion of different translation approaches is also included.
Learning Outcomes (LO) 1. The students will be able to differentiate between past and present theories of translation. 2. The students will be able to transfer theoretical knowledge on translation into practice. 3. The students will be able to examine translation texts critically in the light of the knowledge they acquire from the course. 4. The students will be able to differentiate between different translation theories. 5. The students will be able to choose the best methods for translation in the light of theories.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
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Mid-term (%) 40
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Total(%) 100
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