NEXPD New Course Release for Community Translators

Discover the World of Community Translation with Our New Course at NEXPD

Are you looking to expand your skills in translation or refine your expertise in community-based interpreting? NEXPD is thrilled to announce the launch of our new course: Introduction to Community Translation. This innovative program is meticulously designed to cater to both budding and seasoned translators who aspire to excel in community translation. Here’s why this course might just be what you need to advance your career.

Why Community Translation?

Community translation, also known as public service translation, plays a pivotal role in bridging communication gaps between public services and the diverse linguistic populace they serve. From healthcare to legal proceedings, effective communication is essential, making translators critical facilitators in these interactions.

Course Overview

Led by the esteemed Associate Professor Mustapha Taibi, our course is a blend of practical skills and deep insights into the translation process. The curriculum includes 12 comprehensive modules that cover everything from the basics of translation to the complexities involved in translating for various media and audiences.

Here’s What You’ll Learn:

  1. Foundation of Translation: Get back to basics and understand the core concepts and processes.
  2. Community Translation Specifics: Dive into what sets community translation apart from other types of translation.
  3. Roles and Ethics: Learn about the crucial role of community translators and the ethical considerations that come with it.
  4. Translation Techniques: From public messaging to sensitive texts, understand the various text types you will encounter.
  5. Language and Resources: Enhance your linguistic skills and learn how to utilize various translation resources effectively.

Interactive Learning Experience

Our course is not just about reading and listening. It includes:

  • Video-Narrated PowerPoint Presentations: Visual and auditory content to aid learning.
  • Comprehensive Textbook and Readings: Dive deeper with a textbook authored by experts and additional readings for each module.
  • Hands-On Practice: Each module includes practical translation texts to help you apply what you’ve learned.
  • Online Quizzes: Test your knowledge and reinforce learning through practical application.
  • Certificate of Completion: Earn a professional development certificate and points towards recertification, recognized by NAATI.

Who Should Enroll?

This course is ideal for anyone interested in becoming a community translator or those in the field looking to refine their skills. Whether you are new to the field or a seasoned professional looking to update your knowledge, this course will provide valuable insights and practical skills.

Join Us Today!

Empower yourself to support your community better and make a significant impact through your translation work. Enroll in our Introduction to Community Translation course today and take a step towards professional excellence in a supportive, dynamic learning environment. Visit NEXPD to register or learn more about how we can help you succeed in your career as a translator.

Remember, with the right training and development, such as that offered through NEXPD’s translator courses, you can enhance your skills and become an essential link in facilitating clear and effective communication across diverse communities.

Ready to start your journey in community translation professional development? Visit the COURSE LINK now!