Translation and Interpreting Studies (TIS)

Translation and Interpreting Studies (TIS) Courses

TIS 3003. Introduction to Translation and Interpreting. (3-0) 3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: At least four courses of any single foreign language. Principles of translation or interpreting including practice with a variety of discourse types. Students will be introduced to realities of language mediation professions as well as main concepts in translation and interpreting studies theory. May be repeated for credit when language or focus varies. (Formerly FL 3003.) Course Fee: MM01 $7.

TIS 3013. Translation and Interpretation for the Language Specialist. (3-0) 3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: At least one course at the 3000 level in the selected foreign language. This course will explore the language-related and cultural issues involved in translation and interpretation and will include practice from selected areas, such as business, health care, law, technology, or the arts. May be repeated for credit when topics, languages or foci vary. (Formerly FL 3013.) Course Fee: MM01 $7.

TIS 4013. Topics in Translation and Interpreting Studies. (3-0) 3 Credit Hours.

Prerequisite: One course in TIS or consent of instructor. This course represents an opportunity to explore translation and interpreting-related topics in depth, including translation and interpreting in specialized domains such as medical and legal settings; translation studies through film; translators and interpreters in fiction; the sociology of translation; or research methods in translation studies. May be repeated for credit when topics vary. Course Fee: MM01 $7.