What's your angle? Transcreation as a specialisation

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Start time:Sep 22, 2016 14:00 GMT     Add to calendar

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Duration: 60 minutes.

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Language:English
Summary:Learn what is transcreation and how it is structured the world around this relatively new specialisation. See what it takes to become a transcreator and if that something you might like as a specialisation.
Description
In one hour, learn what is transcreation and how it is becoming a highly requested specialisation. From a comparison with its older sister "translation", to misleading interpretations, the actors and roles involved in a transcreation project and examples of works, we will take a detailed look at the transcreation world and its possibilities for freelance translators.

Training сontent:

- translation vs transcreation: what's the difference
- the transcreation industry
- transcreation from creation to delivery: all the steps and people involved in a transcreation project
- the transcreation of a campaign: examples, ideas, etc.
- tools and resources for the freelancer interested in this field

Some feedback from others on this course's trainer:


"Excellent trainer. Resourceful and dynamic. Perfect English."
Veronica Allievi




"Nice, well-informed and certainly a pro in this subject. "
auvill79





Target audience
Freelancers starting in the translation industry.
Experienced freelancers who want to expand their specialisations
Project managers that want to learn new techniques to improve their performance.
Learning objectives
In this course you will learn:
- what is transcreation
- the differences between transcreation and translation
- what are the roles and stages involved in a transcreation project
- examples of transcreation projects
- how to specialise in transcreation
Prerequisites
No specific prerequisite
Program
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Content:
- translation vs transcreation: what's the difference
- the transcreation industry
- transcreation from creation to delivery: all the steps and people involved in a transcreation project
- the transcreation of a campaign: examples, ideas, etc.
- tools and resources for the freelancer interested in this field
Virtual platform system requirements (click to expand)
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For PC-based Users:

• Required: Windows 7 – Windows 10
• Required: Google Chrome v39 or later; Mozilla Firefox v34 or later; Internet Explorer v8 or later (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)


For Mac®-based Users:

• Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) – 10.11 (El Capitan)
• Required: Microsoft Edge; Apple Safari v6 or later
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)

Join from Android

• Operating system: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later
• Internet connection: 3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)
• Software: Free GoToWebinar App from the Google Play Store



Recommendations

• For the visual section of the training course, we recommend that you have a 64kbps link. This means using an ISDN line or Broadband. Wireless connection is NOT recommended.
• For the audio section of the training course, we recommend that you have a headset or speakers.
• We recommend that you log in 30 minutes in advance of the start time to prepare for the training course.

Courses will be open half an hour before the start time. Please login before the start time to ensure that everything on your system is working correctly.
Registration and payment information (click to expand)
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Trainer
 Sara Colombo    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Sara is a qualified En-Fr-Sp>Italian translator with 6 years of experience within the marketing, business and CE/medical devices fields backed by relevant working experience in the marketing industry.

She is also the author of the book ‘Balance Your Words. Stepping in the translation Industry’ and a blogger at www.saracolombotranslations.com
A marketer by heart, Sara loves to use social media to connect with peers but also to find new markets and niches. To get in touch with her connect through Twitter (@sc_translations), LinkedIn (Sara Colombo), Facebook (Sara Colombo Translations) or visit her blog!
Comments about this course

What's your angle? Transcreation as a specialisation
ARosenow
United States
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Course price $19.00 USD?Sep 15, 2016

I received an e-mail stating:
What's your angle? Transcreation as a specialisation
Only 2 seats at $19 USD left!
I clicked on the link and the price is now $28.00 USD?
Please advise why the change?
Thanks,
Alicia


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Course price $19.00 USD?Sep 21, 2016

Alicia Rosenow wrote:

I received an e-mail stating:
What's your angle? Transcreation as a specialisation
Only 2 seats at $19 USD left!
I clicked on the link and the price is now $28.00 USD?
Please advise why the change?
Thanks,
Alicia


Hi Alicia,

Thank you for your interest in the training. As you may know, those who purchase a seat in advance may be able to pay an "early bird" or cheaper price, while those who confirm participation later or last minute, may likely have to pay a higher fee. In some training sessions a price increase based on the number of registrants may also apply, i.e. the first 15 registered pay one price, the next 10 pay a a slightly higher price etc.
http://www.proz.com/faq/154430#154430

Hope this helps and clarifies. Please do not hesitate to let me know if you have any doubts.

My bests,
Helen


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