EAST 537D1 China Today Through Translation (3 credits)

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Offered by: East Asian Studies (Faculty of Arts)


Asian Language & Literature : A course to develop practical translation skills and understanding of contemporary China, focusing on Sino-Canadian and multi-lateral political, cultural and trade issues. Interpretive skills will be enhanced through translation exercises and discussion in class. Course materials include original documents and videos from the business communications and other fields.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2016-2017 academic year.

  • Prerequisite (Undergraduate): students with native or near native proficiency may register directly, other students require permission of instructor

  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken EAST 437

  • Students must register for both EAST 537D1 and EAST 537D2.

  • No credit will be given for this course unless both EAST 537D1 and EAST 537D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms