FRENCH TRANSLATION STUDIES

Second cycle degree in MODERN LANGUAGES FOR INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATION AND COOPERATION

Campus: PADOVA

Language: French

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: LUCIANA TIZIANA SOLIMAN

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Duration: from October to January.
Good competence in French language and culture.
Examination methods: A written test will check the student's skills. Further information will be given in class.
Course unit contents: All different approaches to translation will be described and explained by taking into account their specificity and complementarity.
Translation theories will be supported by linguistic remarks. Upon an applied level, the teacher will focus on the discourse approach by analysing the text type (macrostructure and microstructure), its function and communicative goals for a better comprehension and translation of the source text.