Military & Security Translatioin 366 TRAJ

 

366 Traj Syllabus – Fall 2018
 

Course Code & No.:
366 ترج
Credit Hours: 2 hrs Course Instructor:
Sara A. Aldawood
Semester:
1st, Fall 2018
Main Course Goals: Learning how to translate texts in the military and security field from English into Arabic and vice versa
Course Texts: Different texts in the military and security field
Assessment:
2 mid-terms 25pts. each, 2 terminology quizzes 10 pts.
Office: S48 Office hours: Tues 10-12/Wed 11-12/ Thurs 9-10
Instructor’s Email:
saaldawood@ksu.edu.sa
 
 
 
Absence Warning: 25% & above                 Banning from final exam: 25% & above
Important Reminders:
(1) Since language accuracy is core to translation and interpreting, expect strict, detailed grading of all language errors, in all courses.
(2) Right after being absent from an exam, a valid verifiable excuse must be presented to the exam committee for approval. Location: G/16
(3) No points will be awarded for (a) cheating in any exam and/or (b) plagiarism: using other people’s work without proper citation.
For further info on KSU’s plagiarism policies and detection tools, check this link: http://35302.wikispaces.com/file/view/plagiarism+handbook+2011.pdf
(4) A more severe penalty will be implemented upon repeated cheating and/or plagiarism.
(5) Abayas must be removed during class and exams; phones must be switched off and only used for emergencies.
(6) A Psychological Counseling Center is available to students on campus, if needed.
 
Tentative Weekly Schedule
Week Gregorian Hijri Lesson
1 Sun.,
Sep. 2
22/12/1438 Add/Drop Week
2 Sun.,
Sep. 9
29/12/1438 Text 1
3 Sun.,
Sep. 16
6/1/1438 Text 2
4 Sun.,
Sep. 23
13/1/1439 (Note: Sun., Sep. 23 – National Day Break)
 
Text 3
5 Sun.,
Sep. 30
20/1/1439 Text 4 & Terminology quiz-1
6 Tues.,
Oct. 7
27/1/1439 Text 5
7 Sun.,
Oct. 14
5/2/1439 1st Mid-term
8 Sun.,
Oct. 21
12/2/1439 Text 6
9 Sun.,
Oct. 28
19/2/1439 Text 7
10 Sun.,
Nov. 4
26/2/1439 Text 8 & Terminology quiz-2
11 Sun.,
Nov. 11
3/3/1439 Text 9
12 Sun.,
Nov. 18
10/3/1439 2nd Mid-term
13 Sun.,
Nov. 25
17/3/1439 Text 10
14 Sun.,
Dec. 2
24/3/1439 Revision
Final Exams
 
 
Mid-year Break
 
Fri., Dec. 28 – Sat., Jan. 5
Course Materials