TRSL - Translation


Effective 1 June 2017 through 31 May 2018

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Course Descriptions

TRSL 4000 Professional Translation Practices (3)

An introduction to the professional field of translation. The student learns different aspects of the profession including professional ethics, quality controls, and market trends. Students will learn to identify demand and supply flows and to develop strategies for relating and negotiating with clients. Students will become familiar with the available electronic options as well as their advantages and limitations. Students get hands-on experience using new translation technologies, including computer-assisted translation tools, terminology management tools, and machine translation. Open to students in both the French and Spanish translation program.