Translation training

Between 2000 and 2007, I completed my university studies at the School of Applied Linguistics and Cultural Studies of Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz (FASK Germersheim) to become a Diplom-‹bersetzerin (equivalent to an MA in Translation Studies).

Below is a timeline and a list of the various steps that were involved:

University studies

Jul - Aug 07 Final examinations. Diplom-‹bersetzerin (MA in Translation Studies)
Apr - Jul 06
Apr - Jul 07
Subtitling courses
Mar 06 Completed engineering minor with a focus on automotive engineering
Jul 05 Completed Vordiplom (Bachelor of Arts) in Chinese and English translation
Aug 02 - Jul 04 Break from university studies to work in China as a university lecturer for German and English
Sep 00 Enrolled at university with Chinese, English and Spanish as foreign languages



I have been trained in the following languages:

Since 1989 English 1991 - 1996 Latin
Since 2000 Chinese 1993 - 1996 French
Since 2000 Spanish 1996 - 1997 Italian
Since 2010
2001 - 2002 Japanese