- A student will chose their own topic and work with texts based on that topic
You are recommended to have completed the following subjects(s) or have equivalent knowledge before starting this unit:
You must be familiar with at least one Yolngu language before starting this subject.
No special requirements
This subject provides an opportunity for students to develop their knowledge and skills in a language-based subject to an area of specific language interest and apply their knowledge and skills to the processes of negotiating with knowledge holders to develop an appropriate and respectful translation. Students are appointed a supervisor to oversee the in-depth process of developing a topic and negotiating that topic and the translation with the right knowledge holders determined in consultation with staff from the School.
- Assignment 1 - Translation Proposal (15%)
- Assignment 2 - Annotated Translation Project (85%)