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Date and Time3 August 2021 (Tue) 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Activity TitleLet’s explore the world of game translation!
Form of ActivityWorkshop
Medium of InstructionCantonese and English
Quota20
Description and RundownThe School of Translation and Foreign Languages will offer an introductory workshop on the translation of video games. With a wide range of activities, multimedia tools, and case studies, we will discuss different topics, such as the translation of game assets and promotional materials, technology for game localisation, and challenges for translating AR/VR games.
Introduction to Instructor(s)Dr. SIU Sai Yau
Assistant Professor
School of Translation and Foreign Languages
Dr. Siu received his BA (First Class Honours) and MPhil from The University of Hong Kong, and he obtained his PhD in Translation from The Chinese University of Hong Kong. His research interests include translation history, translation theories, digital humanities and Translation Studies, and game translation. He has published academic articles in international refereed journals, such as the Journal of Oriental Studies and Studies of Translation and Interpretation. He has been an active developer of web-based translation tools for the public use.
School / DepartmentSchool of Translation and Foreign Languages
Related Undergraduate Programme(s)Bachelor of Translation with Business (Honours)

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