Towards a model of translation competence and its acquisition : the longitudinal study

  title={Towards a model of translation competence and its acquisition : the longitudinal study},
  author={Susanne G{\"o}pferich},
  • Susanne Göpferich
  • Published 2009
The first part of this article gives a short survey of how translation competence and its acquisition have been modelled so far and of what we know from expertise research about the cognitive processes involved in expert performance. Drawing on this, a model of translation competence is presented as a framework of reference for the research project TransComp, a longitudinal study which explores the development of translation competence in 12 students of translation over a period of three years… CONTINUE READING
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