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Marwa Ismael | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 11, 2015

Marwa Ismael

Time management, good quality, communication
   United Kingdom
  |   Leeds, England
  |  4:29 am Local Time

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Overview

I recently completed a Postgraduate degree with Merit from the University of Leeds, United kingdom, in which I studied MA in Arabic/English Translation. A key element of the course was to understand the different theories of translation, allowing me to select the most appropriate translation approach depending on the nature of the document or the field in which it belongs to. As part of the course I also studied specialized translation in the two directions (Arabic-English and English Arabic), looking into a variety of different genres. For...

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May 18, 2015|Arabic <-> English Translation|Private|Completed
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Technical Source Text in English which I translated it into Arabic
Technical Translation Target Text which is my Translation from English into Arabic
Literature Source Text Arabic which I translated it into English from book called...
Literature Target Text which is my translation into English
Legal Target Text which I translated from English into Atabic
Legal Source Text in English

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Masters of Arabic/English Translation and vice versa from Leeds
University UK worked on all types of articles
I have 3 years of experience in translation before the Masters
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Being an employee for Schlumberger in Egypt from 2009 till 2013, where translation was a key aspect of my role, I worked on different types of texts. This included the translation of highly complex and specialist documents both from Arabic to English and vice versa, such as internal communication memos addressing various organizational, legal, Health & Safety issues; tender bidding supporting documents including QHSE (Quality, Health, Safety, Environment) and technical assurance documentation; first aid and fire fighting guidelines/leaflets; newly recruited employees credentials and confidential documents; contractual agreements with stakeholders including suppliers/clients; Company presentations and conference materials. Other responsibilities included, writing and editing corporate communications in both languages (English/Arabic) on behalf of the organization, and transcribing conferences and presentations in both languages.
In addition, I recently completed MA Arabic/English Translation in University of Leeds and main part of it was specialised translation in the two directions in all fields of translations for example in my graduation project I translated 9000 words English into Arabic from a historical book called Jerusalem The Biography written in a literary genre.

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Employment

Smith Services (A Schlumberger Company)
Department Assistant
2009 - 2013
oyment Information Department Assistant at Smith Services (A Schlumberger Company) July 2009 July 2013 Translating; Writing/Editing and Transcribing A key aspect of my role was the translation...

Education

Leeds University
Masters of Arts, Arabic/English Translation
2013 - 2014
Leeds University
Masters of Arts
2013 - 2014
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