Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Translation - French


Segundo ciclo



This path is an option of

Opening date

Not offered in 2018/2019.




Education objectives

1) To deepen and to develop the linguistic competences in French and Portuguese for applications of translation
2) To acquire knowledge and skills of research and self-formation in specialized languages in the specific areas of translation (literary, technical, scientific, pragmatic) in the French and Portuguese languages;
3) Acquire the ability to design and carry out research, application projects or professional training in the specific areas of French translation.

Access conditions

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Degree pre-requisites

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Access to other courses

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Evaluation rules

Academic Regulation for curricular units evaluation is available at intranet. Students at FCSH/NOVA are evaluated based on the work developed over a semester, based on class participation, presentation of written and oral tests and examinations. The result obtained either by continuous assessment or evaluation of the tests is expressed on a scale of 0 to 20. To be approved, students must have at least 10 points to pass, however, who fail have a second chance to repeat the exams. SPECIAL PROCEDURES FOR EVALUATION: - Worker-Student - Students with the status of top athletes - Mothers and fathers students - Associative leaders - Military - Other special arrangements provided legally. Students with special needs can benefit from teaching and learning conditions to meet their needs.


Code Name ECTS
722160070 Translation Studies - 2nd semester 10
722101033 History and Theory of Translation - 1st semester 10
722131041 Comparative Linguistics - 2nd semester 10
722160002 Information Technology for Translation - 1st semester 6
722111049 Scientific Translation (French) 6
722111051 Pragmatic Translation (French) 6
722111052 Technical Translation (French) 6
Elective option 1
Code Name ECTS
722111034 Dissertation in Translation - Specialization in French 33
722111036 Work Experience with Report in Translation -Specialization in French 33
722111048 Project in Translation - Specialization in French 33