führen

English translation: to use an academic title

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German term or phrase:einen akademischen Titel führen
English translation:to use an academic title
Entered by: Johanna Timm, PhD
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18:22 Dec 6, 2010
German to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Education / Pedagogy / diploma
German term or phrase: führen
Der Hochschulgrad kann auch in Form Diplom-Ingenieur (FH) gefuehrt werden.
The university degree can also be conferred in the form graduate engineer (university of applied sciences)?
John Speese
United States
Local time: 17:17
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Explanation:
You may also use the academic degree in the form “Graduate Engineer (University of Applied Sciences)”

http://www.tbpe.state.tx.us/enforce_faqs.htm
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Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 14:17
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3 +3use
Johanna Timm, PhD
4can also be accredited to
Ramey Rieger
3carried
Thayenga


  

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18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
carried


Explanation:
to carry a title, e. g. graduate engineer

Thayenga
Germany
Local time: 23:17
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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40 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
use


Explanation:
You may also use the academic degree in the form “Graduate Engineer (University of Applied Sciences)”

http://www.tbpe.state.tx.us/enforce_faqs.htm


Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 14:17
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 246
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Thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ingeborg Gowans
6 mins

agree  Susanne Ofner
1 hr

agree  Annett S. Brown, MBA, CT: Tend to agree, although the context for the ever tricky word "auch" is not entirely clear. More context would be helpful.
12 hrs
  -> "auch" bezieht sich auf die dt. Abk FH anstelle "Fachhochschule" www.hs-emden-leer.de/.../FB.../Informationen/dpo_seeverkehr...
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13 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
can also be accredited to


Explanation:
I think this is it.

Ramey Rieger
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