Upcoming terminology training events

“I like good strong words that mean something…” - Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

  1. Terminology Management—Why Would I Do That?

Barbara Inge Karsch is the presenter of this 60-minute webinar taking place next June 8. ATA member: $45. Non-member: $60

Description:

“Is there more to your job than the daily word chase for the best translation? Consider the long-term view instead: take time to systematically document those words today to improve the quality and speed of your translation in the future. Attend this webinar to find out more about using a terminology management system to increase the efficiency and accuracy of your translations. Plus learn how to build your own system to save, organize, and retrieve words, phrases, acronyms, synonyms, and abbreviations”

Click here for more info: http://www.atanet.org/webinars/ataWebinar153_terminology.php

  1. Introduction to CAT tools and Terminology Management

The School of Professional Studies of New York University (NYU) offers this course by Prof. Carla Di Franco. It starts June 6 and lasts about two months (until August 13). Tuition is $725. You need to call them to register, as they do not take online registrations.

Description:

“Understand 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 dealing with internationalization issues that impact translators; 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.”

Click here for more info: https://www.sps.nyu.edu/professional-pathways/courses/TRAN1-CE8008-introduction-to-cat-and-terminology-management.html

REMINDERS: Previously announced on this blog

  1. SDL two last free webinars on terminology management

This was originally a series of four webinars, but there are still two more coming up, if you missed the other two taking place June 7 and June 13.

Click here for more info: http://www.sdl.com/cxc/language/terminology-management/terminology-webinar-series.html

  1. Workshop on Neology

Universitat Pompeu Fabra. This workshop is part of their online Master’s Program in Terminology, but may be taken as an individual course. It starts on June 8th and finishes on July 26.

Click here for more info: http://eventum.upf.edu/event_detail/2337/sections/1806/workshop-iv_-neology.html

7 Comments on “Upcoming terminology training events

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