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Approx. 10 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

What you will learn

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

  • Know stages of the translation process

  • Build translation workflow

  • Classify texts, define requirement and risks associated with their translation

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Beginner Level

Approx. 10 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Welcome to the course "Translation quality management"

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 7 min), 4 readings
2 videos
About the university2m
4 readings
About the course10m
About the course team10m
Entering questionnaire6m
Recommended literature for the course10m
2 hours to complete

Module 1. Content Analysis

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 39 min)
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

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Module 2. Translation Process

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 41 min)
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

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Module 3. Translation Quality Evaluation

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 34 min)
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

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Module 4. Vendor Selection

1 hour to complete
6 videos (Total 32 min)
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

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