613046 Examination Project

winter semester 2018/2019 | Last update: 07.02.2019 Place course on memo list
Examination Project
PJ 1
each semester

Ability to professionaly carry out a translation assignement from a specialized subject domain and basic knowledge about the first steps towards self-employment in the translation industry.

1) During the in-class sessions we will discuss the basics of how to start your professional career as a freelance translator (registration of your company, taxes, customer acquisition, translation commissions, etc.)

2) MA exam in specialized translation into both directions at the end of the semester. For further details on the exam (prerequisites and registration), please consult the exam section of the department's website (https://www.uibk.ac.at/translation/aktuelles/pruefungen.html).

Continuous assessment during the course (based on regular written and/or oral contribution by participants).

1) In-class sessions: Oral presentation on a topic dealing with translators' professional routines and a written simulation of a translation commission.

2) MA translation exam will be graded by the corresponding examiner.

Will be discussed and provided in class.

Completion of the compulsory modules 1, 2, 5A and 6A (see https://www.uibk.ac.at/translation/aktuelles/pruefungen.html).

Mandatory attendance at first session on 9 October 2017 (duration approx. 45 minutes).

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Group 0
Date Time Location
Mon 2018-10-01
15.30 - 16.15 SR 7 Transl. SR 7 Transl.
Mon 2018-10-22
15.30 - 17.00 SR 7 Transl. SR 7 Transl.
Mon 2018-11-05
15.30 - 17.00 SR 7 Transl. SR 7 Transl.
Mon 2018-11-12
15.30 - 17.00 SR 7 Transl. SR 7 Transl.