Course Title: Context and Practice of Translation 1B (LOTE into English) Korean

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6067

Course Title: Context and Practice of Translation 1B (LOTE into English) Korean

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 80.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


365T Global Studies, Soc Sci & Plng


Term1 2007,
Term2 2010,
Term1 2011

Course Contact: Miranda Lai

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99253523

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

The course aims to provide students with skills and knowledge in written transfer, the primary competency of the Professional Translator, and the ability to apply relevant contextual knowledge required of particular assignments.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

This course will be delivered concurrently with LANG5395 (VBN931) Discourse Studies for Translators and LANG5397 (VBN933) Theoretical Bases of Translating and Interpreting.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VBN929 Context and Practice of Translation 1B (LOTE into English) Japanese

Learning Outcomes

1. Translate relatively simple passages from LOTE into English
2. Research, present and discuss contextual issues relevant to professional translation practice.

Overview of Assessment

Two Learning Outcome Activities and one exam.