Foreign Language (Technical Translation)

Appendix 1

Course: Foreign Language (Technical Translation)

Programme Summary

Major: 13.04.01 Thermal Power Engineering and Thermal Technology

Degree: Master

Course units:

Unit 1. Professional communication.

Course contents:

Unit 1. Professional communication.

  • My major. Professional area. Disciplines studied.
  • The history, the current standing and prospective development of science and engineering. Basics of technical translation. Culture of speech.
  • Thermal power engineering and thermal technology in your life. The professional area. Development and prospects. Breakthroughs and progress in thermal power engineering and thermal technology.


  • Teacher-led group activities in a classroom;
  • Extracurricular self-study of the teacher’s assignments and tasks, including the use of educational facilities (obligatory);
  • Office-hours.

Total hours – 72.

Total points – 2.

Classroom hours – 36.

Unsupervised hours – 36.

Midterm assessment – Pass/fail examination.

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