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RUS 304 Russian Translation and Interpretation

Course Description: The main objective of the course is to familiarize the student with techniques and standard practices in translation and interpretation as particular forms of cross-cultural interaction. The course is designed to help students acquire a broad array of language skills along with knowledge about problem areas in oral and written translation from English into Russian and vice versa. A special attention will be paid to the development of idiomatic usage and expression, with an emphasis on differences in grammar and vocabulary of the two languages. Conducted in Russian.

Course Rotation: NYC: Fall, even years.

Credits

3 credits

Prerequisite

RUS 281 Minimum Grade of D and RUS 282 Minimum Grade of D