MODULE: Translation Seminar II: French-Slovene and Slovene-French

Credit points: 3
Contact hours: 60
Type: S

Main Instructor

dr. Sonia Vaupot, Assistant Professor

Course Description

Objectives and competences

  1. - to develop high competence in translating and understanding French and Slovene texts;
  2. - to develop high cultural competences for French and Slovene language and culture;
  3. - to develop high technical and professional competences in translating literary and non-literary texts;
  4. - to develop competences in the description and theoretical analysis of translation processes, which students can use for didactic and research purposes;
  5. - to develop competences necessary to work individually and in a group, and to apply the principles of professional ethics.

Content (Syllabus outline)

The module is composed of the following seminars:

1. Translating literary texts and texts for the arts and humanities

A detailed description of the content of individual seminars forming this module can be found within the description of individual seminars. 


Basic literature for individual seminars can be found within the description of individual seminars, forming this module.


  1. Enrollment in the first year of the MA programme in Translation/Interpreting.


Translation out of French: Students are required to do translations and seminars for homework or at school as tests (40 % of the final grade); the remaining 60% of the grade is obtained in an examination.



Sonia Vaupot