Intro to English Arabic Translation

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Course details

About the course

Polilengua’s Introduction to Translation is a 5-week comprehensive course. It aims primarily at enabling students to translate Arabic texts into English and vice versa. It focuses on cultural and linguistic differences between the two languages to draw their attention to the difficulties facing the translator.

This course focuses on modern translation techniques to give you valuable experience of the  project and terminology management tools that are used in professional practice. This Course is taught by professional translation lecturers who will equip you with a good knowledge base and practical skills to launch an exciting career in the language services industry.

Course content

  • Modern Translation Technologies
  • Essential Translation Techniques
  • Genres in Translation
  • Basic Translation tools
  • Introduction to CAT tools
  • Introduction to Freelancing

Course Details

We offer two learning systems, either you attend online live interactive sessions or watch recorded sessions 

Live interactive sessions​

Course Starts: Jan, 20 2023
Duration: 5 weeks (2 sessions/week)
Date and time: To be coordinated with participants
Session duration: 2 hrs
Group capacity: Max. 10 students
Location: Online (Zoom) Fees: 55 USD

Asynchronous learning

If you don’t have time to attend live sessions, you still can enrol in the course. You can watch the recorded sessions and you can always get back to your lecturer for any incomprehensible points or if you need to inquire about something. There will be continuous follow-up with the lecturer to make the most of the course.

Lectures and course materials are available on our E-learning platform.

  • Understanding the skills required to become a professional translator
  • Transferring various linguistic & grammatical structures from English into Arabic and vice versa appropriately, without changing the meaning.
  • Understanding what is meant by translation competence
  • Enhancing the speed of the mental translation process
  • Producing equivalent messages that are linguistically and grammatically clear
  • Evaluating personal language skills
  • Developing expertise regarding students’ working languages in the practice of translation
  • English to Arabic translation constitutes 50% and Arabic into English represents 50% of the course material.

Why should you register?

  • You will get…
  • Reasonable tuition fees
  • Ongoing support
  • Access to materials.
    Translation job opportunities
  • Free activated software


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