Introduction to Translation 4 Part Webinar Series

November 28, 2022 6:00 pm - December 8, 2022 8:00 pm Zoom Online

Regina Landeck presents 

‘Introduction to Translation’ webinar series:

Regina Landeck, M.A. is a certified translator for German to English and English to German. She is a member of ATIA and a corresponding member of  ATA. Regina holds a law degree from Germany, a post-graduate diploma in adult education, and a master’s degree in translation. She taught legal translation in the online Translation Certificate Program at New York University for 10 years and continues to operate her own translation business, ProLingua Consulting. Regina teaches translation webinars and is also active as a mentor and tutor to new translators.

  • Scroll to ‘Ticket Type’ table below to register and pay for webinars.
  • Dates and details below.
  • If you wish to purchase “All 4 Webinars”  there is a cost savings of $20 [Choose only Ticket Type ‘Bundle All 4 Webinars’].
  • OR you may purchase individual webinars at $40.
  • Deadline to register is November 25)
  • The Translation exam is December 10!
   Zoom Invites will be sent the day before each webinar.
DATES Time Webinar Name Purpose of Webinar
November 28, Monday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Source Text and Target Text Many candidates may fail their translation exams because they don’t properly analyze the source text for meaning, structure, background, and literary devices. This webinar aims at raising awareness of these important aspects of a successful translation.
December 1, Thursday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Translation Processes and Practice Session What goes into a successful translation? Which processes are involved? This webinar will provide some guidance. Candidates are requested to translate a text before the webinar. We will discuss the translation processes and look at the elements that make this text challenging.
December 5, Monday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Revision Techniques Translation – like writing – is a process. The first draft is never the final version. In this webinar, we will discuss revision techniques for exams and professional translation work.
December 8, Thursday 6:00 – 8:00 pm Translation as a Busines Most translators in Canada are freelancers. Taking the step toward self-employment can be scary and requires serious thought and preparation. This webinar offers some food for thought about freelancing in today’s global economy.
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