Welcome to Northern Illinois University's Advanced Translation Course Site. This site is intended to be used by intermediate to advanced learners of Thai, Indonesian, or Tagalog who are:
Note: other institutions are specifically requested not to make substantial use of these materials in any for-credit courses.
The links to the languages in the left column will take you to materials specific to each language, as well as enable you to use several internet-based software aids that can help in the process of translating documents or readings from the native language into English.
You can click on the individual links found under "How to Use the Translation Tools" to read about the uses of each of these programs and to see directions on how to use them.
In addition, you can access a number of general articles on the philosophy, techniques, and intricacies of the art of translation.
This project was funded by the International Research and Studies Program of the U.S. Department of Education.