Translation as a career

Translation as a career

Course provided by Open University

Summary overview

  • Online anytime

  • 4 hours study time

  • Cross-sector

  • Free

  • Level 3

About this course

This free course explores translation as a career. During the course, you will meet professional translators discussing their work and reflect on what they say. You will assess your own language level and find out how translators maintain their language skills

Learning outcomes

  1. Understand the skills required to become a professional translator and what is meant by translation competence.
  2. Have an awareness of what it means to be a professional translator.
  3. Undertake an independent research activity.
  4. Evaluate personal language skills.
  5. Undertake a translation activity.