Subtitling for beginners

27 June, 7 July 2023 + Add to calendar
  • Tuesday 27 June
  • Friday 7 July
This course is now FULLY BOOKED. However, please click on the 'Book now' button if you would like to be added to the waiting list and we will contact you if any places become available.

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Learn about the theory and practice of subtitling to help you develop it as a specialism.

If you are interested in subtitling as a specialism but have little or no knowledge of the area, this two-part course will provide you with a practical introduction to help you get started.

You will learn about:

  • The different types and uses of subtitles
  • The basic linguistic and technical rules of subtitling
  • How to work with a free subtitling package to produce basic subtitles
  • The set-up of the subtitling industry and general workflows
  • Some of the translation issues faced by subtitlers when translating.