Plain Language

Estimated cost: R1001 – R5000
Field Of Study: Translation
Department Name: Afrikaans and Dutch

Objectives:

The main aim of this three-day workshop on plain language is to provide participants with theoretical knowledge on the topic of plain language, as well as ample opportunities to practice their newly acquired knowledge.

Specific objectives include that participants will:
Work with the facilitator to provide a definition of plain language
Investigate the benefits of using plain language
Investigate the processing of texts by readers and writers
Practice to enhance the readability and usability of authentic texts

Entry Requirement: Grade 12/Matric Certificate
Certificate Type: Attendance
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: 2,5 days
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: M De Wet
Contact Person Email: maretblom@sun.ac.za
Contact Person Phone: (0218) 08 9616
Latest Year Offered: 2021