This is a full-time programme leading to the degree of Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Applied Translation Studies. Students are required to complete 132 units within the curriculum structure as follows:

Curriculum Structure Units
Major Required Courses  45
Major Elective Courses  15
General Education Core Courses  32
General Education Distribution Courses  12
Free Elective Courses  24
Whole Person Education Experiential Learning Modules  4
 Total  132 

I. Major Required Courses

 
Code Course Chinese Title Units
 ENG1013 Introduction to the Study of Language 语言学习导论  3
 TRA1003 Principles and Methods of Translation  翻译基础概论   3
 TRA2003 General Translation I  通识翻译I   3 
 TRA2013 General Translation II  通识翻译II   3
 TRA2023 Contrastive Language Studies: English and Chinese  英汉语言比较   3
 TRA3003 Introductory Interpreting  传译入门   3
 TRA3013 English for Translators  英语运用与翻译   3
 TRA3023 Translation Internship I 翻译实习I   3
 TRA3033 Culture and Translation  文化与翻译  3
 TRA3043 Translation in Workplace  专业翻译  3
 TRA3063 Media Translation  媒体翻译  3
 TRA3083 General Interpreting  通识传译  3
 TRA3113 Commercial Translation  商业翻译  3
 TRA4004 Translation Final Year Project I 毕业论文I  3
 TRA4073 Translation Theories and Philosophies 翻译理论与哲学  3

II. Major Elective Courses

Any 5 courses from the following:

* Students who wish to do a 6-unit final year project should, upon the approval of the Programme Director, register Final Year Project II (ATS) as a major elective in the second semester of year 4.

The availability of major elective courses each semester is subject to changes and adjustments depending on staff availability.

Code Course Chinese Title Units
TRA2033 Communication and Translation 翻译传讯  3
TRA2043 Reading Chinese Literature in Translation 中国文学英译读本  3
TRA2053 Translation As Adaptation 翻译改编  3
TRA3053 Research Methods for Translation Studies 翻译学研究方法  3
TRA3073 Drama Translation 戏剧翻译  3
TRA3093 Translation of Scientific and Technological Texts 科技翻译  3
TRA3103 Translation of Legal and Government Document 法律与政府文件翻译  3
TRA3123 Computer-Aided Translation 计算机辅助翻译  3
TRA4003 Appreciation, Criticism and Evaluation 翻译评赏  3
TRA4005 Final Year Project II (ATS)* 毕业论文II  3
TRA4013 Professional Interpreting 专业传译  3
TRA4023 Gender and Translation 性别与翻译  3
TRA4033 Translation Internship II 翻译实习II  3
TRA4043 Literary Translation 文学翻译  3
TRA4053 Special Topics in Translation 翻译专题讨论  3
TRA4063 Simultaneous Interpreting 同声传译  3
TRA4083 Advanced English for Translators 翻译与高级英语应用  3

* Students who wish to do a 6-unit final year project should, upon the approval of the Programme Director, register Final Year Project II (ATS) as a major elective in the second semester of year 4.

The availability of major elective courses each semester is subject to changes and adjustments depending on staff availability.

*For more details, please refer to Undergraduate Handbook 2019-2020 (for 2019 Admission).