TCZJ36 Interpreting Czech - Czech Sign Language II

Faculty of Arts
Spring 2023
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Ivana Kupčíková, DiS. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Ivana Kupčíková, DiS.
Department of Linguistics and Baltic Languages – Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Aneta Fidrichová
Supplier department: Department of Linguistics and Baltic Languages – Faculty of Arts
Timetable of Seminar Groups
TCZJ36/01: Mon 14:00–15:40 L41, I. Kupčíková
TCZJ36/02: Mon 12:00–13:40 L41, I. Kupčíková
TCZJ26 Interpreting cz - csl I
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.

The capacity limit for the course is 20 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 11/20, only registered: 0/20
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Acquirement of translating techniques including sentences aquired within TCZJ03 and TZJ04 courses.
Learning outcomes
After completing this course the student will be able to work with time frame, swithing roles strategies and translations of more complex sentence constructions.
  • 1. Ways of translating sentences with a timeframe between Czech and CZJ.
  • 2. Non-direct ways of translating sentences between Czech and CZJ.
  • 3. Using switching roles when translating from Czech to CZJ.
  • 4. Translating CZJ discourse containing switching roles into Czech.
  • 5. Ways of translating Wh sentences between Czech and CZJ
  • 6. Ways of translating compound sentences between Czech and CZJ
    recommended literature
  • HUMPHREYS L, The professional Sign Language Interpreter's Handbook: The Complete, Practual For The Interpreteing Profession. SLI Media, IDaho. ISBN 0972416129
  • JANZEN, T. Introduction to the theory and practice of signed language interpreting. I T. Janzen (red.), Topics in signed language interpreting: theory and practice (s. 3-24). Amsterdam: 2005 John Benjamins. ISBN 9789027216830
  • Překlad a tlumočení jako most mezi kulturami. Edited by Petra Mračková Vavroušová. Vydání první. V Praze: Univerzita Karlova, 2015, 121 stran. ISBN 9788024629292. URL info
  • NAPIER, Jemina, Rachel MCKEE and Della GOSWELL. Sign language interpreting : theory and practice in Australia and New Zealand. 2nd edition. Sydney: The Federation Press, 2010, xiv, 239. ISBN 9781862877801. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
interim assessments, final exam.
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further Comments
Study Materials
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2022.
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