Course Catalog

TIAG8620

Software Localization

Provides students with a comprehensive overview of the field of software localization. Class topics range from technical discussions on computer architecture to tips and tricks for managing localization projects. Students gain a thorough understanding of the basic components of a localization project (software, online help, documentation, web and multimedia components) and insight into the larger context of software/web localization and internationalization. Using real-life examples and hands-on exercises, students explore the cultural, technical and organizational challenges in localization ranging from proper character display in foreign languages to the adaptation of culturally sensitive elements.
Subject:
TI - All General
Department:
Translation & Interpretation
Division:
Transltn, Interpret & Lang Edu
Requirements Fulfilled:

Sections

Fall 2012 - MIIS

TIAG8620A-F12 Lecture (Troyer)

Fall 2011 - MIIS

TIAG8620A-F11 Lecture (Troyer)

Spring 2011 - MIIS

TIAG8620A-S11 Lecture (Tchernoousko, Troyer)

Fall 2010 - MIIS

TIAG8620A-F10 Lecture (Tchernoousko, Troyer)

Fall 2009 - MIIS

TIAG8620A-F09 Lecture (Hyllekve-Baker, Rizzo)