Following a brief overview of translating tools and resources, and English and French reading material, the course concentrates on the development of basic knowledge and skills essential to the task of translating, including French grammar, spelling, writing, translation techniques, research, vocabulary building and comprehension, as well as general knowledge. Translating and French exercises are incorporated throughout the course with a view to solidify learning and improve translating skills.
In order to be successful in this course, students should be bilingual or at an advanced level of French.
This course does not qualify as a General Education elective.
Contact: Faculty of Liberal Arts & Sciences and Innovative Learning
416.675.6622 ext. 74086
Courses may not be offered each semester. To verify whether this course is being offered this semester and the fees, please contact the Registrar's Office at 416-675-5000 or check the website http://humber.ca/search/ce/courses.html for further information.