Finance and IR Translation Major(Major 2)

Major / Curriculum
Major / Curriculum

Finance and IR Translation Major (Major 2)

In the Finance and IR Translation major, the program will have students obtain skills and proficiency to carry out competent, idiomatic and businesslike translation as professional translator majoring in finance and IR translation.

The required and elective credits are 36 for graduation.
E-J:English to Japanese
J-E: Japanese to English

Competence Courses Required / Elective Credits Required
Specialise in Financial and IR Translation
(Expert Competence)
Translating Annual Reports and IR Papers (E-J) Elective 2 14
Translating Financial & Securities Documents (E-J) Elective 2
International Finance Translation (E-J) Elective 2
Course of Other Major Elective 2
Language-Common Technical Courses
(Language Competence)
Translation Grammar: Basic Rules Required 1 1
Translation Grammar: Written Expression Required 2 2
Plain Written English Elective 2 1
Summarize Translation Grammar (E-J) Elective 1
Translation Business Courses
(Managerial Competence)
Practical Legal Knowledge for Translators Required 1 1
Translation Business Management Elective 1 1
Starting up Translation Business Elective 1
IT Courses
(IT Competence)
Building Web Pages Elective 1 2
Text Processing for Translators Elective 1
Translation Research Studies Required 1
Cultural Courses
(Cultural Competence)
History of Translation in the World Elective 2 4
Intercultural Communication Elective 2
Translation Studies Elective 2
Graduation Projects Graduation Projects I Required 2 2
Graduation Projects II Required 8 8
Total 36
First year: 18 credits (Including “Translation Grammer: Basic Rules” and “Graduation Projects I”) Second year: 18 credits

Akinori Nakajima
MS, Management, Translating Annual Reports and IR Papers (E-J)
川村講師 Sugao Kawamura
PhD, Former Lecturer of Tokiwa University, History, Translation History
スケア講師 Peter M Skaer
PhD, Hiroshima University , Linguistics, Translation, Plain English
河野講師 Yoshihide Kouno
BA, Former President of Apparel Industry , Investor Relation , Translation