This paper presents a task-based approach to teaching specialised translation on an MA Translation Studies course...It features classroom procedures for approaching a given type of text. In the first instance the use of pretranslation exercises, often disregarded in conventional specialised courses, will be advocated. A methodology based on the functional approach and skopos model...will be considered in regard to the translation of instruction manuals from Spanish into English and viceversa.
|Title of host publication||Aspects of Specialised Translation|
|Subtitle of host publication||Langues de Metiers|
|Place of Publication||Paris|
|Publisher||La Maison du Dictionnaire|
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - 2001|