AWEJ for Translation & Literary Studies, Volume 7, Number 3. August 2023 Pp.199-209

Towards a Pedagogical Professional Activities for Translation Major Undergraduate Students

Nairya University College, English and Translation Programme, KSA

Aishah M. Mohammed Mubaraki

Hafr Al Batin University, Khafji University College
English and Translation Programme, KSA


Translation is a real-life, natural activity and is increasingly necessary in a global environment and as a future job. The article aims to describe individual and collaborated activities instructors use inside classes to train students who study translation as a major. Translation activities can be personal or in groups. Both categories involve sub- divisions. As teachers of translation in universities, we attempt to implement a variety of tasks in our classes to reinforce our students’ capabilities and remove the toughness of translation on the other hand.   Identifying the type of activity that is suitable for students’ level will be a first step in introducing translation activities into classrooms. Teachers should plan every move, keeping in mind their learners’ capabilities and selecting the suitable time for each task. For enhancing students, there is a need for discussion and assessment. The method followed in this article is descriptive and theoretical. This work will be of significant importance and a guide for teachers in this area, given that there is little research on the subject.

Cite as:

Abdel Magid, I. H., & Mubaraki, A. M.M. (2023). Towards a pedagogical Professional Activities for Translation Major Undergraduate Students. Arab World English Journal for Translation & Literary Studies 7 (3):199-209.
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.24093/awejtls/vol7no3.14


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Dr. Intisar Hassan Abdel Magid, (Assistant Professor) at Hafr Al Batin University, Nairya University College, English and Translation Programme. I am interested in comparing different structures between English and Arabic. Most of my research was in this area of study.  ORCID ID is https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3324-72

Dr. Aishah Mohammed Mubaraki, (Assistant professor) at  Hafr Al Batin University KSA , Khafji University College, English and Translation Programme. My research focuses on audiovisual translation and translation theory, as Iam interested in investigating the translation of multimodal products and the challenges they bring to translation practice and theory.  ORCID ID is https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4505-5262