Translation Technology: Localisation

Imperial College London is again running a successful distance learning course on Translation Technology:  Localisation which might be of your interest.

We would appreciate if you could pass on the details to colleagues or others who you think might find the course of interest.  Thank you in advance.


Translation Technology: Localisation e-Learning Course

30 April – 13 July 2012
Imperial College London is pleased to announce next run of a popular 11 weeks e-learning programme for professional translators.  This is an exciting course on software and games localisation run in collaboration with the Humanities Department at the College.

This course will be valuable to anyone who wants to further their career in the translation industry, and is a very important stepping-stone to becoming a software localiser.

Topics include:

  • Introduction to the key concepts of localisation
  • Localising resource (software) files
  • Localising help files (WinHelp and WebHelp)
  • Screenshooting and localising graphics
  • Localising games


Places on the course are limited therefore early booking is recommended.

For further details please visit our website:  or contact me using the details below.


With warm regards,

Marta Kowalewska

Programme Administrator

School of Professional Development

Imperial College London

Level 4, Sherfield Building

South Kensington Campus

London SW7 2AZ

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7594 6884

Fax: +44 (0) 20 7594 6883

Please visit our website at

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