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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Audiovisual Translation

LLC 553

This course introduces students to audiovisual translation (AVT), one of the fastest growing areas within the translation industry. Coursework includes an overview of the discipline and discussions on its polysemiotic nature, an introduction to different areas of audiovisual translation, such as audio description and dubbing, and a more focused exploration of subtitling. Content includes weekly readings and reflective discussions, hands-on video materials, practical activities, and an overview of technical considerations.
Course Details

Fall 2021


Sep 7, 2021 - Oct 24, 2021
Base Cost: $1,138 ($569/credit)
Term Fee: $50
Class Fee $60
Start date: Sep 07, 2021
End date: Oct 24, 2021
Last day to add: Sep 11, 2021
Last day to drop: Sep 11, 2021
Last day to withdraw: Oct 05, 2021