LT5628 - Human-Machine Interactive Translation

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
LT5603, CTL5603, LT5604, CTL5604, LT5411, CTL5411
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2015/16

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to study the general principles and advanced technologies of machine translation (MT) and computer(-aided) translation (CAT), with a focus on the aspect of human-machine interaction to enhance the productivity in the translation industry. Students will acquire a critical understanding of relevant concepts, methodologies and practical techniques of MT/CAT through hands-on training. Making use of these concepts and techniques, they will be able to develop creative solutions to translation tasks and conduct high-quality and high-speed professional translation.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Assignments: 50%
Examination: 50%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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