Software Localization Spring School
March 2 to 6, 2015
Anhalt University of Applied Sciences,Köthen Campus


The Department of Computer Science and Languages of the Anhalt University of Applied Sciences offers a spring school "Software Localization". This one-week event addresses students and translation-related professionals interested in further education in the field of software localization.

In all courses, both the theoretical fundamentals and the practical application in exercises by the participants are trained. The courses are held in the computer labs of the Department of Computer Science and Languages fitted with modern computer equipment and the latest versions of the applicable programs for software localization.

They start at 09:00 a.m. and end at 05:00 p.m., each.

Courses offered

  1. Fundamentals of localization Prof. Dr. Uta Seewald-Heeg
  2. Creating localization projects with SDL Passolo and Alchemy Catalyst Prof. Dr. Uta Seewald-Heeg
  3. Introduction to SDL Trados Studio 2014 with special focus on localization options and quality assurance Dipl.-Fachübersetzerin Katja Althoff
  4. Terminology Management ─ key factor for successful (localization) projects Dr. François Massion, Peter Oehmig, Mark Childress
  5. Machine translation and post-editing in localization projects Harald Elsen, Mathan Sivaloganathan


For further information see “Course Information