Translation and Technology

Date:

November 2017 – exact dates to be confirmed shortly.

Location:

Monash University Clayton Campus, Wellington Road, Clayton.

 Duration:

Two days

PD points towards revalidation:

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will earn 60 PD points towards revalidation (Section 3.5 of NAATI Revalidation logbook)

About the course:

This short course focuses the use of computer assisted translation (CAT). It is primarily intended for translators who have little or no experience with CAT. The course will provide an overview of the CAT tools: Wordfast Anywhere, SDL Trados 2009, Translation memory: creating a translation memory, working with one; Multiterm: creating a glossary. Participants will learn about these tools and their practical application to translating work.

These professional development short courses are run with the support of the Department of Premier and Cabinet, State Government of Victoria.

 

Intended audience:

The course is aimed at practising translators who are already working in the industry. It is open to translators of all languages.

 

Cost:

$433 (GST included).

AUSIT and ASLIA members receive a 10% discount: $390 (GST included).

 

Application process:

Applications for this short course will open shortly. 

Applicants will be required to submit an online application form.

After submitting your form, we will contact you to advise of your acceptance into the course and provide instructions on how to make payment of the course fees.

Register your interest to be notified when applications open.

 

Attendance requirements:

Participants are required to attend all face-to-face hours of the course.

Certificates of Completion will be issued to participants who attend all face-to-face hours of the course, and complete all self-study activities.

 

Payment conditions:

Payment of course fees is to be made via credit card. Instructions for payment will be provided to successful applicants following submission of the application form. Refunds can only be provided when participants are unable to attend due to illness or other unavoidable circumstance, upon provision of relevant material evidence.