Main Courses for Applied English Translation

Translation between English and Chinese
   This course includes Translation from English into Chinese and Translation from Chinese into English. Based on the contrast between English and Chinese, the course discusses the translation of words and expressions, sentences and articles of different styles so as to make the students understand the basic translation theories and translation skills. The translation should be faithful and fluent, and the translation speed should be 300-350 words per hour.
Simultaneous Interpretation
   While reviewing critical skills like note-taking, re-expression, and coping tactics in consecutive interpreting, this course introduces skills like sight-interpreting, syntactic linearity, and anticipation related to simultaneous interpreting. Parallel to the acquisition of interpreting skills, the course also intends to build up students bilingual knowledge and encyclopaedic knowledge by mock conferences on the latest and hottest issues around the globe.