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2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SPA 444 - Theory and Techniques of Translation

Designed to develop awareness of linguistic styles and structures and emphasize the complex relationship between a language and its context. Taught as workshop, with regular assignments of texts for translation, comparison and evaluation. Selections from literature and general topics, although this is not a literature course. Attention given to theories of translation both past and present and how these theories respond to cultural and ideological perspectives; and relate to Spanish translation.

General Education Requirements:  Cultural Diversity and International Perspective and Writing Intensive

Prerequisites: SPA 307 or SPA 308 or permission

Course Typically Offered: Fall, Even Years

Credits: 3