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TRA6003 (TRA5003) - Translation in Business and Law

Credit Units: 3
Duration: 45 hours
Prerequisites: Nil
Module Description
The module introduces students to business and legal translation. It enables students to understand the characteristics of business and legal language in terms of diction, formats, and styles of business and legal writings, and helps them grasp the basic principles, strategies and techniques for translating business and legal texts such as IPO documents, commercial contracts, minutes, guidelines, rules and regulations between English and Chinese. The ultimate aim is to train students to work efficiently in the bilingual business and legal settings of both Hong Kong and the PRC.