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Approx. 14 hours to complete

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What you will learn

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    Understand what is translation quality and how it is related to the type of the text being translated

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    Know stages of the translation process

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    Build translation workflow

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    Classify texts, define requirement and risks associated with their translation

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Approx. 14 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 weeks of study, 2-4 hours per week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Welcome to the course "Translation quality management"

2 videos (Total 7 min), 4 readings
2 videos
About the university2m
4 readings
About the course10m
About the course team10m
Entering questionnaire10m
Recommended literature for the course10m
2 hours to complete

Module 1. Content Analysis

6 videos (Total 39 min), 6 quizzes
6 videos
1.1. Translation Quality6m
1.2. Content Classification9m
1.3. Translation Quality Blocks8m
1.4. Define Translation Requirements5m
1.5. Prioritize Quality Blocks8m
6 practice exercises
Quiz 1.18m
Quiz 1.26m
Quiz 1.312m
Quiz 1.44m
Quiz 1.510m
Quiz - Module 116m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

Module 2. Translation Process

6 videos (Total 41 min), 6 quizzes
6 videos
2.1. Stages of the Translation Process9m
2.2. Select Translation Stages5m
2.3. Build Process in Practice8m
2.4. Translation Quality Assurance9m
2.5. Standardize Processes6m
6 practice exercises
Quiz 2.112m
Quiz 2.212m
Quiz 2.36m
Quiz 2.46m
Quiz 2.54m
Quiz - Module 230m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Module 3. Translation Quality Evaluation

6 videos (Total 34 min), 6 quizzes
6 videos
3.1. Main Methods of Translation Quality Evaluation7m
3.2. LQA Methodology Overview6m
3.3. LQA Procedure6m
3.4. Select Reviewers and Text Fragments for an LQA5m
3.5. Interpret Evaluation Results6m
6 practice exercises
Quiz 3.16m
Quiz 3.24m
Quiz 3.314m
Quiz 3.414m
Quiz 3.520m
Quiz - Module 316m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Module 4. Vendor Selection

6 videos (Total 32 min), 5 quizzes
6 videos
4.1. Find and Test Vendors5m
4.2. Evaluate and Rank Vendors6m
4.3. Select Vendors for Projects7m
4.4. Manage Vendor Lists6m
4.5. Vendor Selection in Practice5m
5 practice exercises
Quiz 4.14m
Quiz 4.26m
Quiz 4.34m
Quiz 4.410m
Quiz - Module 414m

Instructor

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Barabash Alexander

Production Group Leader, Palex

About National Research Tomsk State University

National Research Tomsk State University is the largest classical university in the Asian part of Russia. For over 135 years TSU has been training the scientific and managerial elite, based on the integration of academic process and fundamental scientific research. It is a renowned center of education, science, innovations and attraction for creative talents, a generator of advanced ideas, and a paragon of adherence to the best traditions of Russian higher education. There are 23 departments and learning institutes, 1 University branch, Institute of Distance Education, Institute of Innovations in Education operating at TSU, and more than 17,000 students studying at the University, with 135 subject areas and specialties to choose from. TSU offers 136 Master’s programmes in 55 areas of academic studies and counting. The number of international students is constantly increasing, now with more than 1300 TSU students coming from countries such as the USA, UK, Germany, France, Australia, Italy, Poland, Mongolia, China, Vietnam, Korea, Columbia, Turkey and others....

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