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Translating in Plain English

Identifying the skillset for better translation and exploring the art of words
4.7
4.7/5
(4 reviews)
7 students
Created by A& People

9.3

CourseMarks Score®

9.8

Freshness

10.0

Feedback

7.5

Content

Platform: Udemy
Price: $11.99
Video: 1h 26m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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9.3 / 10

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9.8 / 10
This course was last updated on 2/2021.

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10.0 / 10
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Content Score

7.5 / 10
Video Score: 7.8 / 10
The course includes 1h 26m video content. Courses with more videos usually have a higher average rating. We have found that the sweet spot is 16 hours of video, which is long enough to teach a topic comprehensively, but not overwhelming. Courses over 16 hours of video gets the maximum score.
The average video length is 1 hours 53 minutes of 26 Translation Business courses on Udemy.
Detail Score: 9.3 / 10

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Table of contents

Description

This course provides a comprehensive introduction into the world of professional translation and an introduction into the process of translating in plain English.
In Part I&II of this course, you will learn about the different types of translation, the knowledge and tools needed to get started in translation, and the keys to having long and successful career as a translator.
In Part III, this course introduces you to plain English and how it applies to Japanese to English translation.
In Part IV, this course also includes practical examples of translating in plain English.
This course will help students develop a cultural and language-based understanding of Japanese text to promote clear, comprehensible, and accurate English translation.
Investing in this course will help translators, writers, and employees create better English documents, increase the quality of distributed information, and increase the speed of at which course participants are able to create English documents. 
Specifically, students can expect to learn the following:
•Understand the concepts of Japanese and English that can make translation difficult.
•Learn to deconstruct and reassemble text in a way that benefits the end user and enable consistent and repeatable results.
Join us to get starting on the path to your new career in Japanese to English translation!

Requirements

• This program is taught in English and focuses on Japanese to English translation
• Native English comprehension and advanced Japanese language skills
• Interest in professional translation

You will learn

✓ The key concepts, rules, and procedures for Translating in Plain English
✓ To adopt the concepts of Plain English into their translation and writing to produce clear and consistent translation
✓ How to analyze Japanese text for meaning and intent
✓ Example: Translate business documents, public relations materials, and investor relations materials

This course is for

• Translators, translation editors & proofreaders who are looking to take their translating skills to the next level
• Aspiring translators
• Japanese and English language teachers and students, PR/IR reps, HR staff, work team leaders, and people interested in learning Japanese and/or English

How much does the Translating in Plain English course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $11.99. And currently there is a 87% discount on the original price of the course, which was $94.99. So you save $83 if you enroll the course now.
The average price is $21.8 of 26 Translation Business courses. So this course is 45% cheaper than the average Translation Business course on Udemy.

Does the Translating in Plain English course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Translating in Plain English has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

Currently we could not find a scholarship for the Translating in Plain English course, but there is a $83 discount from the original price ($94.99). So the current price is just $11.99.

Who is the instructor? Is A& People a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

A& People has created 1 courses that got 4 reviews which are generally positive. A& People has taught 7 students and received a 4.7 average review out of 4 reviews. Depending on the information available, A& People is a TRUSTED instructor.

More info about the instructor, A& People

Plain Language
Learn to Write in Plain!Founded in 1998, “A&People” is a Tokyo-based Translation and Interpretation Company. We equip translators and Investor Relations professionals with the knowledge and tools to write, edit, and translate in Plain Language, the new standard under development at ISO.Ahead of that, we are training professionals from our headquarters in Tokyo and as part of our sister organization, Japan Plain English and Language Consortium (JPELC).Please join us for self-paced courses, webinars, and interactive forums.

9.3

CourseMarks Score®

9.8

Freshness

10.0

Feedback

7.5

Content

Platform: Udemy
Price: $11.99
Video: 1h 26m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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