The main aim of this course is to further develop sophomore ELT students’ translation skills, specifically from the target to the native language. It will introduce student teachers to fundamental theories and approaches in the science of translation; provide them with practice in translating a variety of different genres of authentic English texts into Turkish, engage students in error analysis and critical evaluation of the appropriateness of various translations of the same text.The course will also focus on style evaluation, and word selection, as well as highlight the role and importance of translation in language learning and teaching and cultural aspects of translation.