LINGUIST List 27.1757

Fri Apr 15 2016

Summer Schools: Summer Trans/Austria

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 15-Apr-2016
From: Michael Ustaszewski <>
Subject: Summer Trans/Austria
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Host Institution: Universit├Ąt Innsbruck
Coordinating Institution:

Dates: 11-Jul-2016 - 20-Jul-2016
Location: Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria

Focus: True to the motto "Translation Studies Meets Translation Practice", SummerTrans VII aims to advance participants' theoretical knowledge of and practical skills in translation and interpreting.
Minimum Education Level: No Minimum
Special Qualifications: Although primarily addressing trainee translators, professional translators and translation scholars/trainers, participation is open to anyone with a professional or personal interest in translation and interpreting.

The varied programme consists of thirteen courses taught by internationally renowned experts in the fields of: machine translation, specialised translation and terminology management, computer-aided translation, pre- and post-editing, dubbing and subtitling, literary translation, localisation, translation project management, as well as interpreting in times of English as a lingua franca. In addition, a PhD school will take place as a discussion forum for aspiring translation scholars.

Besides thematic courses, the daily social programme offers readings with international authors and their translators, presentations of leading CAT tools, expert talks and presentations, as well as excursions to the Tyrolean mountains, guided city tours and cultural activities.

Linguistic Field(s): Translation

Tuition: 200 EUR
Registration: 15-Apr-2016 to 15-Jun-2016
Contact Person: Michael Ustaszewski

Apply on the web:

Registration Instructions:
To register for the SummerTrans VII, please go to out website and complete the registration form. No supporting documentation is required.

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