2018-2019 Academic Bulletin 
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2018-2019 Academic Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SPAN 405 - Translating Language and Culture

Credits: 4
A study of the practice of translation from English to Spanish and Spanish to English. Students translate and compare translations of different types of texts in order to better understand differences in language structure and cultural expression. Assignments may include translating business letters, advertisements, essays, stories, and poetry; subtitling video; summarizing critical articles; and critiquing peers’ translations.

Prerequisite: Three 300-level Spanish courses or permission of the instructor.

Distribution Requirements: IP, ME.