Course description

Following a brief overview of translating tools and resources, and of English and French reading material, the course concentrates on the development of knowledge and skills essential to the task of translating, including French grammar, spelling, writing, translation techniques, research, vocabulary building, and comprehension. Translating and French exercises are incorporated throughout the course with a view to solidify learning and improve translating skills.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: LANG1410
Corequisites: None

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

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Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2024 registration opens March 11, 2024. Fall 2024 registration opens July 22, 2024.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery