Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Introduction To Translation II AMT 102 2 4 + 0 4 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish / German
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi FİLİZ ŞAN
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi FİLİZ ŞAN,
Course Assistants
Course Category
Course Objective To define translation, historical transformation of translation, process of translation and role of translator in translation
Course Content To help students recognize translation and interpretership. To help students acquire the knowledge of the field they will work on.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 To be able to recognize the role of translator in translation process. , , , ,
2 Knows the areas where a translator can work , , , ,
3 To be able to define the cultural and cognitive elements that plays a role in translation process , , , ,
4 To be recognize the process of decisions in translation , , , ,
5 To examine the translates text , , , ,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The reception process of the translation
2 The understanding the source text
3 Translation-oriented text analysis
4 Producing a text in translation process
5 Use of aids in translation
6 Working with the parallel texts
7 Definition of translation and the important types of translation
8 Information processing within translation process
9 Production process within the translation
10 Projection of the target language text and recipient oriented approach
11 Target text production
12 Translation problems and solutions
13 Translation problems from the view of the functional translation
14 Modes of interpreting
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 The ability to use theoretical and applied knowledge in the related fields by having a sufficient amount of information on translation and translatorship. X
2 The ability to detect problems in translation, define and formulize them; to this aim the ability to choose and apply appropriate analysis and modelling procedures.
3 The ability to understand the translation process and translation product by also taking into account the cultural differences between languages and specialized field terminologies, to interpret both of them, to solve the related problems, to apply the contemporary procedures.
4 The ability to transfer theoretical information of other disciplines that can be acquired by students to the translation performance, i.e choosing another course outside the related department. Students acquire inter disciplinary awareness in this way.
5 The ability to choose contemporary tools necessary for translation practices, to ability to use them, the ability to develop them and/ or the ability to use information technologies such as computer aided translation programs effectively.
6 The ability to analyze the translation process with further or past studies, the ability to archive, the ability to analyze the text and the ability to interpret. X
7 The ability to work individually or in a team effectively in the context of a translation project.
8 The ability to use language competence in oral and written communications.
9 The ability to have life learning consciousness, the ability to access information, the ability to follow developments about science and field and the ability to adapt them. X
10 The ability to have professional ethics and responsibility related to the field. X
11 The awareness about the position of the universal and social dimensions of translatorship and translation practices and their effects. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Kısa Sınav 25
1. Ödev 75
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Assignment 1 4 4
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 141
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.64
dersAKTSKredisi 5