Translation 1 (2020/2021)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
cod wi: DT000044
Name of lecturer
Giovanni Luca Tallarico
Coordinator
Giovanni Luca Tallarico
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
L-LIN/04 - LANGUAGE AND TRANSLATION – FRENCH
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
A.A. 20/21 dottorato dal Oct 1, 2020 al Sep 30, 2021.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

On completion of this course, PhD students:
- will have understood the basic issues related to interlinguistic translation;
- will be able to problematize the translation of specific phenomena (onomastics, registers, neologisms);
- will be able to compare and evaluate translations on the basis of the theoretical premises given.

Syllabus

Brief historical overview on translations: Guidère's (2010) dichotomies.
Brief overview on contemporary translation theories.
Cultural aspects of translation: censorship, registers and onomastics (anthroponyms and toponyms).
The translation of neologisms.
Comparing and evaluating translations as a pedagogical and heuristic exercice. Analyses of translations from Leblanc, Laforgue, Queneau, Tardieu, Novarina, Édouard Louis.

For detailed information please refer to: https://moodle.univr.it/moodleext/course/view.php?id=191

Assessment methods and criteria

PhD students can choose aspects of the module as a topic of their term paper.