Foreign Language General (FORNLANG)

Courses

FORNLANG 375   TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETATION   3 Units

This general interest course is for students in the foreign language program, regardless of specific language studied, interested in translation or interpretation as a future career. It will examine ethical issues that arise in translation and interpretation practice; linguistic and cultural aspects of language translation and interpretation; the difference between translation and interpretation; as well as possible career paths for translators and interpreters. Though it is a general-interest translation/interpretation course taught in English, students will be introduced to issues and techniques in their selected language field through guest speakers, and will have the opportunity to study and present case studies related to their particular language pairs.

FORNLANG 493   INTERNSHIP - FOREIGN LANGUAGE   Repeatable   1-3 Units

FORNLANG 496   SPECIAL STUDIES   Repeatable   1-4 Units

Variable topics. Group activity. Not offered regularly in the curriculum but offered on topics selected on the basis of timeliness, need, and interest, and generally in the format of regularly scheduled Catalog offerings. Repeatable.

FORNLANG 497   STUDY ABROAD   Repeatable   1-12 Units

Variable topics.

FORNLANG 498   INDEPENDENT STUDY   Repeatable   1-3 Units

Study of a selected topic or topics under the direction of a faculty member.

FORNLANG 498R   INDEPENDENT STUDY - UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH   Repeatable   1-3 Units

Study of a selected topic or topics under the direction of a faculty member.