Essays about: "Translation theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 76 essays containing the words Translation theory.

  1. 1. A Digital Tool to Improve the Efficiency of IT Forensic Investigations

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för informationsteknologi

    Author : Tone Hansen; [2019]
    Keywords : IT forensics; digital forensics; IT-forensik; digitala hjälpmedel; rättsväsende; beställarkompetens;

    Abstract : The IT forensic process causing bottlenecks in investigations is an identified issue, with multiple underlying causes – one of the main causes being the lack of expertise among those responsible for ordering IT forensic investigations. The focus of the study is to create and evaluate a potential solution for this problem, aiming to answer research questions related to a suitable architecture, structure and design of a digital tool that would assist individuals in creating IT forensic orders. READ MORE

  2. 2. How a global trend is translated into a local context. The spread of MOOCs into Swedish universities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Thi Kim Khanh Nguyen; [2019]
    Keywords : Translation theory; MOOCs; roles of actors; Open education.;

    Abstract : Despite the fact that Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) have been seen as a new global education phenomenon over the last decade, MOOCs are still in the early stage of its development in Sweden. MOOCs are being adopted into the Swedish context through the application of translation theory. READ MORE

  3. 3. Retaining or losing the conceptual metaphor : A study on institutional translation of metaphors in political discourse from English into Swedish and Spanish

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Tolk- och översättarinstitutet

    Author : Ingrid Eriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : cognitive linguistics; conceptual metaphor theory; conceptual metaphor; metaphor; institutional translation; European Commission; migration; political discourse; kognitiv lingvistik; konceptuell metaforteori; konceptuell metafor; metafor; institutionell översättning; Europeiska kommissionen; migration; politisk diskurs;

    Abstract : The translation of metaphors has been analyzed and discussed for several decades, but there are not many multilingual studies that examine how metaphors are translated. The present study takes a cognitive approach to metaphor and investigates how translators at the European Commission handle metaphorical expressions and the underlying conceptual metaphors in political discourse. READ MORE

  4. 4. Loss, Gain, and Chromosomes : Readability and Translation Shifts in Medical Information for Families of Children with 10q25/10q26 Deletions

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Kristina Runyeon-Odeberg; [2019]
    Keywords : medical information; medical terminology; readability; translation strategies; translation shifts; medicinsk information; medicinsk terminologi; läsbarhet; översättningsstrategier;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis for the degree of Master, one year, is to investigate the translation of medical information from British English into Swedish. The analysis is concerned with readability and terminology. READ MORE

  5. 5. How change agents engage in a trio of processes during the Technochange journey

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Mai Pham; [2019]
    Keywords : Sensemaking; Sensegiving; Translation Theory; Change Agent; Technochange;

    Abstract : More and more companies putting their bets on Automation and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to improve their efficiency and profitability but the mindset gap has been a barrier for many organizations to successfully implement these emerging technologies. One suggested solution is to have change agents on board to create a need and vision for change as well as implement it. READ MORE