Editorial translation is an integral part of journalism, with the rise of breaking news across the globe, journalists often find it necessary to translate news from its primary source to ensure speed and accuracy in conveying developments and producing relevant content.
Introduction to editorial translation.
Learn the basic skills of editorial translation.
Compare source text and target text, in Arabic and English.
Understand grammatical rules and idioms in each language.
Produce text that appears to be written in the target language.
An introduction to the translation tools available today.
Adapt content in line with news writing to convey the sense and nuances of text in the target language.
Enhance knowledge of the use of technology in translation.
Students and anyone interested in journalism, news and translation
Upon completion of the course, trainees will receive an official certificate qualified from Sky News Arabia Academy.
Dreaming of being on TV? This course is the first step to realizing that dream. Learn TV presenting skills in a real work environment with voice and language training, understand what goes into prepping for a news bulletin, and gain invaluable experience in front of the camera, addressing the audience, and moderating conversations with guests. At the end of this course, you will be able to record a short news bulletin.
A newsroom hosts a number of media specialists with different roles, from news editors writing stories, reporting department collating external stories and news, and the planning department preparing coverage of important events, to a specialized department for introducing guests, providing information, analytics and updates. Ultimately, all these parts work together to support the news bulletin. However, it is the news producers who prepare the news bulletin and coordinate all those parts. This course will outline a news producer’s responsibilities, from checking news to timekeeping and maintaining editorial policy.