Double Major

TRAN as Home Major and ENG as Second Major
Four-Year Study Schedule (applicable to students admitted to the BA Programmes (Broad-based Admission) in 2018-19 and beyond)

 

Year I

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

University English I

3

University English II

3

University Chinese

3

GE History & Civilization

3

GE Values & the Meaning of Life

3

Free Elective 3

2

Free Elective 1*( Secord Major Core 1 -ENGL 1005 English, Creativity, and Cultures)

3

Free Elective 4

2

Free Elective 2

3

Free Elective 5

3

U-Life

-

Free Elective 6

3

 

 

U-Life

-

Total Units

15

Total Units

16

 

Year II

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

TRAN 2005 Principles and Methods of Translation

3

TRAN 2006 Linguistics for Translators

3

TRAN 2027 Practical Translation

3

Major Elective 3

3

The Art of Persuasion

2

Major Elective 4

3

Healthy Lifestyle

2

Major Elective 5

3

Major Elective 1

3

Free Elective 8 (Second Major Core 3)

3

Major Elective 2

3

Quantitative Reasoning

Free Elective 7(Second Major Core 2)

3

 

 

Total Units

19

Total Units

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

Year III

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

TRAN 3007 Culture and Translation

3

TRAN 4005 Theories and Philosophies I

3

TRAN 3016 Professional Studies

3

TRAN 4046 Placement Portfolio

3

TRAN 3036 Beginning Interpreting

3

Major Elective 6

3

Free Elective 9 (Second Major Core 4)

3

Free Elective 11 (Second Major Core 6)

3

Free Elective 10 (Second Major Core 5)

3

Second Major Core 7

3

Interdisciplinary Thematic Course

3

Interdisciplinary Thematic Course

3

Total Units

18

Total Units

18

 

Year IV

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course Code & Title

Unit

Course Code & Title

Unit

TRAN 4007 Appreciation, Criticism and Evaluation

3

TRAN 4037 Translation and Intercultural Studies

3

TRAN 4898/9 Honours Project (Translation/Thesis)

3

TRAN 4898/9 Honours Project (Translation/Thesis)

3

Major Elective 7

3

Free Elective 13 (Second Major Core 10)

3

Free Elective 12 (Second Major Core 8)

3

Major Elective 8

3

Second Major Core 9

3

GE Capstone

3

Total Units

15

Total Units

15

 

Home Major Core Courses:

1.         TRAN 2005 Principles and Methods of Translation

2.         TRAN 2006 Linguistics for Translators

3.         TRAN 2027 Practical Translation

4.         TRAN 3007 Culture and Translation

5.         TRAN 3016 Professional Studies

6.         TRAN 3036 Beginning Interpreting

7.         TRAN 4005 Theories and Philosophies I

8.         TRAN 4007 Appreciation, Criticism and Evaluation

9.         TRAN 4037 Translation and Intercultural Studies

10.      TRAN 4046 Placement Portfolio

11.      TRAN 4898/9 Honours Project (Translation/Thesis)

Second Major Core Courses:

1. ENGL 1005  English, Creativity, and Cultures
2. ENGL 2005  Introduction to the Study of Language
3. ENGL 2007  Literary and Comparative Studies
4. ENGL 2015  Literature and Culture  OR ENGL 2006 Language, Culture and Society 
5. ENGL 2016  Sounds of English Around the World 
6. ENGL 2017  Stepping Stones in English Grammar
7. ENGL 2025  The Art of Storytelling 
8. ENGL 2026  Argumentation and Persuasion
9. ENGL 2027  Academic and Professional Writing
10. ENGL 3005 Research Skills in English Language and Literature

*Double Major students are required to take 6 additional units of free electives, compared to Single Major students whose graduation requirement is 128 units.

Total number of units: 134

 

Updated on 27 May 2019