Department of English

Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University


2202124  Introduction to Translation

Puckpan Tipayamontri
Office: BRK (Boromrajakumari Building) room 1106
Office Hours: M 13 and by appointment
Phone: 0-2218-4703


Section 8

BRK 313

M 89:30, W 9:3011

The use of language is not confined to its being the medium through which we communicate our ideas to one another; it fulfills a no less important function as an instrument of thought; not being merely its vehicle, but giving it wings for flight.
--Mark Peter Roget


! Section 8 Test 5 Return: Test 5 is ready for you to pick up from my office. If I'm away, please ask the staff at the Department of English office (BRK 1110) for your test.

Course Outline

Class Time: M 89:30, W 9:3011:00


Required Texts: Coursebook


Syllabus (pdf)

Detailed Schedule


Requirements and Expectations

  • Attendance and Participation: Discussion about translation will be a big part of this class and students are encouraged to express their opinions, share observations and ask questions. Complete your translation exercises before class and come prepared to discuss your work and problems and issues you've encountered.

  • There will be five tests and a final

Translation Resources

Essential References

พจนานุกรม ฉบับราชบัณฑิตยสถาน พ.ศ. 2542. กรุงเทพฯ: นานมีบุ๊คส์, 2546. 

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary. 11th ed. Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, 2003. Print.

Compact Oxford English Dictionary for University and College Students. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2006. Print.

Roget's International Thesaurus. 7th ed. Ed. Barbara Ann Kipfer.  New York: Harper, 2010. Print.




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