Terminology and Translation Technology

Els Lefever
Target group
Master/Postgraduate Dutch and Translation

About Terminology and Translation Technology

The course unit "Terminology and translation technology" consists of two parts.
The first part, on terminology, covers the fundamental principles of the theory of terminology (concept, concept system, description of a concept, term, assigning a term to a concept) and terminology management.
The second part, on translation technology gives a general introduction to hardware, software and file formats for translation and gives a hands-on introduction to, and critical assessment of translation technology tools.