Translation Greek-German IV
This course focuses on the translation of hotel commercials and product advertising. As two of the many text types pertaining to the textual category of general texts that, commercials can be rather lucrative for the professional translator, too, as they are, amongst others, a frequent translation task. Central objective of the course is that students learn to deal with the linguistic, cultural and textual issues and problems that emerge from the translation of these particular text types and with this particular translational directionality and that they get familiar with the basic principles of the translation of the translation of hotel commercials and product advertising from Greek to German. After its completion, the course is followed by written exams.