Translation and Interpreting Studies (TIS)

Translation and Interpreting Studies (TIS) Courses

TIS 5043. Principles of Translation and Interpreting. (3-0) 3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: Previous coursework or experience in translation or consent of instructor. Introduction to current and fundamental research in translation and interpreting studies. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. (Formerly FL 5043).

TIS 5123. Theory and Practice of Translation or Interpreting. (3-0) 3 Credit Hours.

A survey of approaches to the practice and theory of translation and interpreting with hands-on practice in a variety of genres (for example, literary prose, poetry, essay, narration) and vocabularies (e.g., legal, medical, business). May be repeated for credit when topics vary. (Formerly SPN 6083).

TIS 5973. Topics in Translation and Interpreting Studies. (3-0) 3 Credit Hours.

A seminar in advanced and specialized topics in translation and interpreting studies. May be repeated for credit when topics vary.

TIS 6013. Practicum in Translation. (0-0) 3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: TIS 5043 or TIS 5123 or faculty approval. Students will take this course during their last semester of enrollment in the Certificate Program. In consultation with the instructor, they will select an area of interest and define a task within that area. Project translation work will normally be exclusively into the student’s dominant language. (Formerly FL 6013).