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Courses - Fall 2019
COMM
Communication Department Site
COMM713
Translation Technology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: Admissions test for second year courses; and permission of ARHU-Communication department.
Builds upon the principles outlined in Introduction to Computer-Assisted Translation to develop comprehensive knowledge of the current and future roles of technology in translation processes involving both the spoken and the written word, including use of widely available software tools and systems for terminology management, translation memory, and machine translation. Students carry out projects using translation technology, enabling them to apply newly acquired knowledge in applied contexts. Examination of case studies highlights how translation technology is leveraged across public and private sector organizations and the latest developments in the field.
Must be in Graduate Studies in Translation and Interpreting program. For permission to enroll, contact oes@umd.edu.