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undergraduate translation courses

SPAN 2316 Spanish for Specific Perposes
Additional study designed to meet the specific interests and needs of students pursuing careers other than business, such as education, medical specialties, and technology. Given in Spanish. Lec 3, Cr 3.

SPAN 2317 Business Spanish
An introduction to Spanish business correspondence and the translation of commercial documents from English to Spanish. Given in Spanish. Lec 3,
Cr 3. Prerequisite: SPAN 1373 or departmental approval.

TRSP/SPAN 2318 Basic Spanish to English Translation (coming soon)
This course is an introduction for bilingual students to the fundamental nature of translation, the formal and morpho-syntactical differences between English and Spanish, and practical translation procedure.  Close attention is given to language interference. Lec 3, Cr 3. Prerequisite: SPAN 1373 or SPAN 2321 or departmental approval.

TRSP/SPAN 2319 Basic English to Spanish Translation (coming soon)
This course is an introduction for bilingual students to the fundamental nature of translation, the formal and morpho-syntactical differences between English and Spanish and practical translation procedure.  Close attention is given to Spanish spelling norms as well as language interference. Lec 3, Cr 3. SPAN 1373 or SPAN 2321 departmental approval.

TRSP/SPAN 3332 Spanish/English Translation
This course is an orientation in the theory and professional practice of translating a text from Spanish to English, including consideration of both cultural and morpho¬syntactical problems. Lec 3, Cr 3. Prerequisite: SPAN 2321 and SPAN 2322, or departmental approval.

TRSP/SPAN 3333 English/Spanish Translation
This course is an orientation in the theory and professional practice of translating a text from English to Spanish, including consideration of cultural and morpho-syntactical problems. Lec 3, Cr 3. Prerequisite: SPAN 2321 and SPAN 2322, or SPAN 1373 or departmental approval.

TRSP/SPAN 3334 Translation Technologies (coming soon)
This course is an overview of practical software and computational methodologies for the professional practice of translation, including advanced word-processing, terminological database management and translation memory use. Lec 3, Cr 3. SPAN/TRSP 2318 or SPAN/TRSP 2319 or SPAN/TRSP 3332 or SPAN/TRSP 3333.

TRSP/SPAN 3335 Topics in Translation
This course studies topics in the theory and practice of Spanish and English Trasnlation in areas other than business and legal texts, including but not limited to the following: education, medical, specialties, and technology. It may be repeated for a total of 9 credit hours as the topics change. May be repeated for a total of 9 credit hours as the topics change. Lec 3, Cr 3. Prerequisite: TRSP/SPAN 3332 or 3333, and ENGL 1302 or ENGL 2311, or departmental approval.

TRSP/SPAN 4332 Commercial Translation
Intensive practice in translation from English to Spanish and Spanish to English of commercial, financial, and marketing texts, as well as shipping, insurance, and customs house documents. Given in Spanish. Lec 3, Cr 3. Prerequisite: TRSP/SPAN 3332 or 3333 and SPAN 2321 and SPAN 2322, or departmental approval.

TRSP/SPAN 4334 Legal Translation
An analysis of legal language in English and Spanish. Intensive practice in the translation from English to Spanish and Spanish to English of con¬tracts and government regulations, as well as texts relating to international organizations, civil law and criminal law. Given in Spanish. Lec 3, Cr 3. Lec 3, Cr 3. Prerequisite: TRSP/SPAN 3332 or 3333 and SPAN 2321 and SPAN 2322, or departmental approval.

TRSP 4334 Legal Translation
An analysis of legal language in English and Spanish. Intensive practice in the translation from English to Spanish and Spanish to English of con­tracts and government regulations, as well as texts relating to international organizations, civil law and criminal law. Lec 3, Cr 3.

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