On-Demand Webinar | Why Translatability Assessment works for your Multilingual Tests

On-Demand Webinar | Why Translatability Assessment works for your Multilingual Tests

Why Translatability Assessment works for your Multilingual Tests

Speaker – Marielle Lerner, Localization Specialist

Recorded on Oct. 29, 2020| Duration: 25 Minutes

Translatability Assessment, a method for optimizing source items for translation and adaptation, can be an integral step in the design of multilingual tests. The process helps raise awareness of translation and adaptation issues for item writers who may not be familiar with the linguistic aspects of producing multilingual test versions.

Watch this 25-minutes on-demand webinar, originally presented at ITC 2018, to learn more about Translatability Assessment and how it might be useful for your high-stakes multilingual tests and assessments.

Marielle Lerner, Localization Specialist at cApStAn, demonstrates the types of issues Translatability Assessment can address, and the variety of solutions for resolving them.

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About Speaker

Marielle Lerner, Localization Specialist

Marielle Lerner learned French from her Swiss family, and studied Latin and Italian at the University of Pennsylvania and Università di Bologna. She learned Spanish while teaching English in Bogotá, Colombia. She has a BA and PhD in linguistics from UPenn, where she researched child language acquisition of Spanish as it applies to language variation and change. Prior to joining cApStAn, Marielle worked as a lecturer in linguistics and ESL at UPenn.

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