Fundamentals of Translation Tools and Technology

Gain an understanding of the basic concepts and components of CAT tools and terminology management using a few of the more common options available. Learn how to work with these technologies and processes more effectively, including handling a variety of file formats, building concept-oriented terminology lists, and understanding the effects that technologies such as machine translation have on translators in the industry today. Upon successful completion of this course, you will automatically earn a digital badge.

This course is delivered in an online, self-paced (asynchronous) format. The instructor interacts with students and facilitates group discussions within NYU’s online learning platform. There are weekly deadlines for lesson and assignment completion.

Software used in the class is PC-only. Windows is required for in-class lab work. It is possible to use a Mac in this class; however, the instructors cannot provide assistance with software setup or support for a Mac.

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You'll Walk Away with

  • Skills for effectively working with translation technologies
  • Knowledge of important components of the translation profession

Ideal for

  • Interpreters, students, and professionals interested in translation
  • Translators who need a review of CAT tools and terminology
NO open sections available for this course at the moment. Please check back next semester.
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    • Section

      1
    • Semester

      Summer 2022
    • Date

      Jun 1 - Aug 10
    • Day

      Self-Paced
    • Time

      Self-Paced
      • Online
    • Format

      Online
      • Online
    • Sessions

      N/A
    • Location

      Self-Paced
    Tuition $929
    • Section

      2
    • Semester

      Fall 2022
    • Date

      Sep 12 - Nov 20
    • Day

      Self-Paced
    • Time

      Self-Paced
      • Online
    • Format

      Online
      • Online
    • Sessions

      N/A
    • Faculty

      TBA
    • Location

      Self-Paced
    Tuition $949