Linguistics and Translation - BA (Hons)

Bachelor's degree

En Hong Kong (Hong Kong)

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Descripción

  • Tipología

    Bachelor's degree

  • Lugar

    Hong kong (Hong Kong)

  • Duración

    4


Characteristics

Leveraging the combined strengths of linguistics and translation to create a synergy of theories, applications and professional training; and
capitalising on advanced information and communication technologies (ICT) to prepare language professionals for digital applications across a wide range of language-related professions (e.g. machine translation/interpreting, automatic tools for text and speech processing).

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¿Qué objetivos tiene esta formación?:
To train language and knowledge professionals for our knowledge-rich and highly connected world, with a special focus on biliteracy and trilingual proficiency;
To endow our graduates with highly sophisticated communication skills, especially cultural and domain sensitivity in intercultural and corporate communication; inter-personal skills and empathy in face-to-face communication as well as over digital media; and the technological know-how to master current and future new media;
To equip our graduates with a general knowledge of underlying concepts and profession-specific literacy and skills in linguistics, speech sciences, translation and interpreting, and corporate communication; and
To equip our graduates with competence in handling data analytics for language content, and the ability to extract and distil relevant trends and information from big linguistic data to meet society's needs.

Requisitos: Applicants are invited to attend an interview, accompanied by a possible written test in English and Chinese, to evaluate their potential/suitability for admission to the programme, and to examine their communication skills and interest in the field of study.

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Ubicación

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Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
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11 Yuk Choi Rd, Hung Hom, Hong Kong

comienzo

Septiembre Plazas agotadas

Materias

  • Translation
  • Interpreting
  • English
  • Pragmatics
  • Technology
  • Writing
  • Communication Training
  • Corporate Communication
  • Programming
  • Literary Translation
  • Translation studies
  • Sounds
  • Meaning in Language
  • Sound Systems
  • Project in Language Studies
  • English for Advanced Academic Writing
  • Simultaneous Interpreting
  • Cognition and Brain
  • Meaning in Language
  • Cognition and Brain

Temario

Academic pathways for students to pursue:

1.       Major and Minor/free Electives

2.       Single Discipline Major

Compulsory Subjects (18 subjects + 3 training credits)

Introduction to Translation; Introduction to Linguistics; Work Integrated Education (WIE); Introduction to Bilingual Communication; Academic and Technical Chinese Writing; Introduction to Modern Chinese; Introduction to Interpreting; Consecutive Interpreting; Translation for Corporate Communication; Translation for the Media in the Digital Age; Programming and Data Analysis for Language Studies; Semantics: Meaning in Language; Sounds and Sound Systems of Language; Pragmatics: Language in Use; Project in Language Studies; Translation Studies, Comparative and Contrastive Studies of Chinese and English Grammar; English for Advanced Academic Writing

Elective Subjects (excluding subjects in Minor in Japanese and Minor in Korean within CBS)

Corporate Communication: Theory and Practice; Intercultural Communication in Corporate Context; Translation for Science and Technology; Translation for Legal Work; Simultaneous Interpreting; Literary Translation; Translation Criticism; Language and Society; Varieties of Chinese; Cantonese Linguistics; Fundamentals of Computational Linguistics; Syntax; Phonetics and Phonology; Corpus and Language Technology for Language Studies; Advanced Putonghua Communication Skills; Psycholinguistics; Language, Cognition and Brain; Language Acquisition; Analysis of Language Samples: Clinical Implications; Child Communication Disorders and Special Education Needs; Communication Disorders Across the Life Span; Language and Speech Production: Anatomical and Physiological Perspectives; Techniques in Language Sciences; Statistics for Language Studies; Programming Fundamentals; Data StructuresAcademic pathways for students to pursue:

1.       Major and Minor/free Electives

2.       Single Discipline Major

Compulsory Subjects (18 subjects + 3 training credits)

Introduction to Translation; Introduction to Linguistics; Work Integrated Education (WIE); Introduction to Bilingual Communication; Academic and Technical Chinese Writing; Introduction to Modern Chinese; Introduction to Interpreting; Consecutive Interpreting; Translation for Corporate Communication; Translation for the Media in the Digital Age; Programming and Data Analysis for Language Studies; Semantics: Meaning in Language; Sounds and Sound Systems of Language; Pragmatics: Language in Use; Project in Language Studies; Translation Studies, Comparative and Contrastive Studies of Chinese and English Grammar; English for Advanced Academic Writing

Elective Subjects (excluding subjects in Minor in Japanese and Minor in Korean within CBS)

Corporate Communication: Theory and Practice; Intercultural Communication in Corporate Context; Translation for Science and Technology; Translation for Legal Work; Simultaneous Interpreting; Literary Translation; Translation Criticism; Language and Society; Varieties of Chinese; Cantonese Linguistics; Fundamentals of Computational Linguistics; Syntax; Phonetics and Phonology; Corpus and Language Technology for Language Studies; Advanced Putonghua Communication Skills; Psycholinguistics; Language, Cognition and Brain; Language Acquisition; Analysis of Language Samples: Clinical Implications; Child Communication Disorders and Special Education Needs; Communication Disorders Across the Life Span; Language and Speech Production: Anatomical and Physiological Perspectives; Techniques in Language Sciences; Statistics for Language Studies; Programming Fundamentals; Data Structures

Linguistics and Translation - BA (Hons)

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