About the Course

  • A crash course that teaches both kinds of translation: management and economics
  • Translation of economic texts, defining relevant terms

Who Should Attend?

  • University individuals majoring in English literature or translation, particularly freshmen and sophomores 
  • Any qualified person interested in translation, particularly those interested in developing their translation skills in management and economics

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the capability and competency in translating documents usually between English and Arabic
  • Outline the professional and ethical standards required for professional translators
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the use and application of different translation tools used in the field (such as dictionaries, software, internet search among others)

Course Duration: 12 days

Course Content

Translating selected short passages in management and economics.


Topics to be covered

Day 1 What makes translation of economic texts to Arabic difficult?
Day 2 Difficulties facing translation to English in this field
Day 3 Complexity of economic documents
Day 4 Terminology between Arabic and English
Day 5 Time management and mental processing
Day 6 First TestDiscussion of test results
Day 7 Grammar between Arabic and English
Day 8 Pitfalls of Arabic Grammar
Day 9 Arabic styles of writing in Management and Economics
Day 10 Presentation of common terms in Management & Economics
Day 11 When Arabic and English meet and diverge
Day 12 Second Test Discussion of test results

Before the course 
Material given during the training: Compiled translated material related to the course

Each delegate will be asked to complete a Pre-Course Assessment Form to determine their current level and objectives for attending the course. The content of such Form will be used by the trainer only to give tailored training that is focused on each group of delegates.

At the end of the course

Each delegate will be asked to complete an Individual Development Plan and Vocational Completion Certificate.

* Discounts available for multiple bookings