1.This class aims to improve students’ writing skills and language fluency through the practice of English to Chinese translation.
2.Students are expected to get acquainted with theories and principles concerning translation. There will be class periods for individual practices in translation.
3.In this class, students are highly encouraged to compare different translation versions. They are expected to appreciate others’ translation, make reasonable judgments and learn from them.
4.By the end of the class, students are expected to have a better knowledge of the English to Chinese translation process. Students will be able to develop self-assessing and self-correcting techniques in order to monitor their own progress.