Dr. Xiaojuan Qian will offer TRST 580 Chinese/English Translation synchronously online in Spring 2023. Meeting time will be arranged according to students’ schedules. This introductory course provides an overview of the history of Chinese/English translation practice and theory and hands-on translation practice (C-E and E-C). Students will focus on the contrastive studies of the Chinese and English languages and the social and cultural aspects of the C-E/E-C translation, strengthen their linguistic analysis skills, develop strategies to apply in professional translation, and learn about the translation market.