Academic translation and edition services
SIGNEWORDS academic translation and edition services provide the expertise you need to excel in this environment.
➤ The types of texts labeled as academic are very diverse:
- investigational studies
- Master’s/Ph.D. theses
- cover letters
- among many others
While it may seem that only doctoral students and university professors would need academic translation and edition, the truth is that anyone aspiring to career development can benefit from these services.
Whether you’re writing a doctoral thesis, publishing a textbook or refining your CV, this information is for you ✓
Technical translation related to academic translation and edition
In a world that is more and more globalized every day, translation is in high demand.
The academic world is no exception to this trend.
In fact, particularly in highly specialized fields of study, there is often more cross-linguistic and cross-cultural collaboration than ever before.
Perhaps you’ve written a successful textbook in your field of study and would like to publish it in another language.
↳ SIGNEWORDS academic translation and edition can help.
These services are excellent ways to reach out to other parts of the world and make helpful resources available elsewhere.
→ Or maybe you’re a scientific investigator studying the role that a particular protein plays in the development of a specific rare disease:
- This field is a highly specialized niche, and the chances are that few people in your university or even in your country will be investigating the same factor as you.
- However, there is bound to be someone somewhere in the world with a similar study focus, which provides the potential for professional collaboration.
⤷ This situation is where translation becomes essential.
While one of the two parties may be able to adapt to the other’s language choice, research findings often need to be translated to ensure accurate communication,
⤷ especially in a field of study as delicate as science.
More often than not, academic translation and edition will fall into the technical translation category,
⤷ especially if it involves texts used in specialized fields.
➤ Every industry has its jargon.
Even highly experienced translators may not be able to translate a neuroscience graduate dissertation, for example, if they don’t have the necessary scientific knowledge.
Therefore, when seeking academic translation services, keep in mind that the best translator:
- will not only have a deep understanding of both the source and target languages,
- but will also be an expert in your field of study,
- and have a firm grasp on the specialized jargon,
↳ in both languages.
Academic edition or review service
Even if there is no potential foreign collaboration insight, you can benefit from the academic review services that some professional translation companies like SIGNEWORDS provide.
Especially if you’re publishing some sort of:
- thesis or
⤷ you might want to submit your text to a translation company for review.
➤ Experts can:
- go through your work with a fine-toothed comb,
- make sure that it accomplishes the objectives and criteria you specify,
- correct any errors that may have flown under your radar,
- and make suggestions for improvement.
As with academic translation, the academic review requires a highly qualified expert in your specific field,
⤷ so make sure you seek professional translation services like those by SIGNEWORDS.
➤ This decision can significantly increase your confidence in your work as you turn in a dissertation project or submit a book for publishing.
Career development through academic translation and edition
Some less apparent texts that fall under the academic translation category are:
- cover letters
- college application letters
The terms academic edition and academic translation may sound lofty, but in reality, anyone striving to climb up the career ladder can reap the benefits of this sort of service.
→ Are you thinking of studying abroad in France for a semester?
You may need a document translation service to have your transcripts and letter of intention translated to French.
→ Are you applying for the job of your dreams?
A translation company like SIGNEWORDS, providing academic translation and edition services, can improve your CV and cover letter by making sure to highlight your qualifications through the most useful language techniques.
→ Is your final grade in Spanish class riding on your final term paper?
Submit it for academic review and rest well, knowing that no pesky errors will ruin your chances at a passing grade.