Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Localization AMT 343 5 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. ŞABAN KÖKTÜRK
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants

Res. Assist. Mehmet Cem ODACIOĞLU

Course Category Available Basic Education in the Field
Course Objective

Teaching definition of localization, its phases, introduction of the basic level of the localization industry, implementation of some examples of localization projects in classroom for students so that that they can be ready for real life situations on localization markets.

Course Content

In this course,  the basic components of localization are focused on and localization tools are introduced to students by reinforcing them with some localization practices.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Defines the basic concepts and elements of localization Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
2 Grasps the process of localization Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
3 Has knowledge about the approaches of localization Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
4 Analyses the basic concepts of localization Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
5 Reaches a position to be a localization expert in a localization project Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
6 Gains the opportunity to play the roles of a localization expert Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
Resources
Course Notes <p>1. AUSTERM&Uuml;HL, Frank (2001), Electronic Tools for Translators, St. Jerome Publishing, Manchester.</p>
Course Resources

1. ESSELINK, Bert  (2000), A Practical Guide to Localization, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Amsterdam/Philadelphia.

2. LOMMEL, Arle R. (2003), The Localization Industry Primer (Second Edition) The Localization Industry Standards Association.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
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2
3
4
5 X
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7
8
9
10
11
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 70
1. Performans Görevi (Uygulama) 15
2. Performans Görevi (Uygulama) 15
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Performance Task (Application) 2 2 4
Final examination 1 4 4
Total Workload 140
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.6
dersAKTSKredisi 6