Introduction to Localization


Course Details

About this Course

This course introduces you to the basic concepts of localization work. We’ll explore the various aspects of the field, including project workflow, terminology, technology tools, and individual and team roles. You’ll use case studies to see how what you've learned applies to real-life projects and work environments. We’ll also cover the employment outlook and future of the industry.

What You’ll Learn

  • Defining the roles of project manager and localization engineer
  • International factors in localization
  • The differences between translation and localization
  • Machine translation tools and techniques

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Program Overview

This course is part of the Certificate in Localization: Customizing Software for the World.

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