Problems in Translation
Linguistics College of Humanities
History, theory, and practice of human and machine translation.
Ling 230 and proficiency in a second language.
Discuss the possible future of translation technology, including future applications of existing technology and future development of new technologies, drawing on class assignments and a personal project.
Define a set of specifications for a translation project based on text type, audience, and purpose.
Create a bi-text corpus and derive translation memory and terminology from that bi-text corpus.
Use machine translation, translation memory, and terminology in conjunction with a translation environment tool to complete a translation project according to the projects specifications.