A Course in Translation Method: French to English
Routledge – 1992 – 272 pages
Series: Thinking Translation
Thinking Translation is a comprehensive and revolutionary 20-week course in translation method. It has been fully and successfully piloted at the University of St. Andrews. The course offers a challenging and entertaining approach to the acquisition of translation skills.
Translation is presented as a problem-solving discipline. Discussion, examples and a full range of exercise work allows students to acquire the skills necessary for a broad range of translation problems.
Thinking Translation draws on a wide range of material from technical texts to poetry and song.
`Thinking Translation: French is one of the most exciting courses produced for second and third year undergraduates.' - Valerie-Worth Stylianon Modern Languages Journal
`A new and promising approach.' - Professor Sian Reynolds, University of Stirling