Translation and Written Communication

School of Continuing Studies

Certificate in Translation English to French

Objectives

The Certificate in Translation program is designed to provide students with the fundamentals of translation. The program is the equivalent of one year of full-time university study and requires the completion of 30 credits. Non-credit preparatory courses must be completed by students who do not succeed in the Entrance Examination.
The Comparative Stylistics course is designed to alert students to the uses of language and to the problems of translation; the translation courses provide practical experience in the actual translation of texts in a variety of fields. In the first stages of the program equal time is devoted to translation in the two languages of choice. In the final stage, students are divided according to the language of specialization they have chosen.

NumberTitlePrerequisitesAvailable Times
 Winter
2014
Spring/Summer
2014
Fall
2014
Entrance Examination Required
Preparatory Courses
CCTR 222English Usage for TranslatorsEntrance exam   
CCTR 223Le bon usage pour traducteursEntrance exam   
9 Required Courses :
CCTR 225French Translation 1Entrance examTUEMON/WED 
CCTR 226English Translation 1Entrance examWEDTUE/THU 
CCTR 232Documentation and TerminologyEntrance examFRIFRI 
CCTR 310Comparative Stylistics 2Entrance examTHU  
CCTR 325French Translation 2CCTR 225 CCTR 226 CCTR 310WED  
CCTR 326English Translation 2CCTR 225 CCTR 226 CCTR 310THU  
CCTR 233Techniques: Rédaction pour TraducteursEntrance ExamMON  
CCTR 433French Translation 3CCTR 325 CCTR 326THU  
CCTR 435French Translation 4CCTR 433 MON/WED 
1 Complementary Course from:
CCTR 230Precis-Writing/Contraction: TextEntrance Exam   
CCTR 330Text RevisionCCTR 325 CCTR 326    
CCTR 331Translation Theory/PracticeEntrance Exam    
CCTR 333Spanish Translation (into French)Entrance ExamTHU  
CCTR 334Spanish Translation (into English)Entrance ExamTHU  
CCTR 360Spanish Translation 2Entrance Exam TUE/THU 
CCTR 401Independent Studies: TranslationPermission of the Program Director 
CCTR 441Traduction Littéraire-FrançaisCCTR 325 CCTR 326   
CCTR 442Literary Translation - EnglishCCTR 325 CCTR 326   
CCTR 500Translation Practicum Undergraduate Degree and permission of Department  
CCOM 205Communication in Management 1 MON TUE