- Continuing Education
- Professional Studies
About the Program
MLL offers undergraduate translation-related majors in French, German, Japanese and Spanish language and literature and minors in the same languages plus Chinese and Japanese.
The major programs, with focus on language and literature, offer the following translation courses:
Translation: Spanish/German/French into English
Introduction to translation utilizing a variety of materials (commercial, technical and literary).
Translation: English into Spanish/German/French
Further development of translation skills utilizing a variety of materials (commercial, technical and literary).
Independent Translation Project
Directed annotated translation from Spanish/German/French into English of a major work or works in the student’s field.
The minor programs have the following translation courses:
Grammar Review Through Translation
Review Chinese grammar through translation of a variety of materials from English to Chinese and Chinese to English.
Translation from Chinese to English of a range of materials from commercial and technical to literary.
Translation from Japanese to English of a range of materials from commercial and technical to literary, with emphasis on idiomatic English.
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With an excellent coverage of literature, culture and linguistics, the courses offered by the Oakland University have also translation courses on different subjects suchas commercial, technical and literary texts, conveying invaluable knowledge for the student willing to work as a translator.
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
101 North Foundation Hall
Rochester, MI 48309-4401
Phone: (800) OAK-UNIV