02:04 Nov 30, 2009
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs / Leveling and post-secondary studies
Spanish term or phrase: NS
Context: Academic transcript

In the table detailing courses and grades, there are several columns:

Courses - NS - Academic period - Final Grade - Observations

Under the column titled NS there's a 5 for each academic course and a 4 for the one art education course.

Question: What does NS stand for?
Laura Tamayo
United States
Local time: 04:49

Summary of answers provided
1No Satisfactorio // (typo) HS Horas Semanales
Marina Menendez
Summary of reference entries provided
Non Sequitur
Gilberto Diaz Castro

Discussion entries: 6



2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5
No Satisfactorio // (typo) HS Horas Semanales

No sé qué hay debajo de 'Final grade' pero creo que NS `podría corresponder a No Satisfactorio ya que la nota mínima para aprobar es 6.
Ver www.uttt.edu.mx/calidad/calidadPH.pdf

También podría ser un typo de HS (Horas Semanales)

Marina Menendez
Local time: 07:49
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 47
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Reference comments

1 hr
Reference: Non Sequitur

Reference information:
Es una expresión en latín que significa: No continuo

non se•qui•tur (nn skw-tr, -tr)
1. An inference or conclusion that does not follow from the premises or evidence.
2. A statement that does not follow logically from what preceded it.


[Latin nn sequitur, it does not follow: nn, not + sequitur, third person sing. present tense of sequ, to follow.]

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition copyright ©2000 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Updated in 2009. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.


    Reference: http://www.acronymfinder.com/Organizations/NS.html
Gilberto Diaz Castro
United States
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 15
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also:

Your current localization setting


Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search