Literature and Translation I (ETI407) Course Details

Course Name: Literature and Translation I
Code: ETI407
Pre-requisite Course(s):
Objective: The main objective of the course is to teach the students the approaches and the principles of literary translation in theory and practice through the translation of especially prose fiction (short story and novel). Students learn the text type qualities linguistically and extralinguistically and they analyse literary texts according to the characteristics of their genre for translation purposes. Literary and theoretical studies are also an integral part of this course. The course is conducted in both languages.
Content: Theoretical articles on literature and literary translation such as Bassnett's, Aksoy's and Lefevere's; translation of novel and short story.
Term: Autumn
Theory: 2
Application: 0
Laboratory: 0
Credit: 2
Course File: Course File