Sara Arilla

EDUCATION

✓ Master’s degree in Specialized Translation (English/French – Spanish), with a specialization in Financial and Legal Translation.
The main subject of my Master’s thesis was insurance translation, entitled “Insurance Translation. Translation and Analysis of a Life Insurance Policy“.

UNIVERSIDAD_DE_CORDOBA

✓ Degree in Economics (specializing in Public Economy).

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✓ Degree in English Philology (in progress).

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Professional development

I often take additional courses to improve my skills as well as to learn about other areas I’m interested in:

✓ English for Specific Purposes and Translation:

  • 2007: English for economists.
  • 2008: English for electronic trade.
  • 2014: Website translation.
  • 2014: Project management with SDL Trados Studio.
  • 2015: Terminology.

Mandarin Chinese:

  • 2014: Basic Chinese
  • 2014: Chinese A1.
  • 2015: HSK 1 (Hànyǔ Shuǐpíng Kǎoshì).

Computing: 

  • 2011: Office automation.
  • 2011: Adobe Dreamweaver.
  • 2011: Creating, editing and synchronizing professional multimedia presentations.
  • 2013: SDL Trados Studio 2011.

Business and Marketing Fields: 

  • 2008: From the businessman to the family business.
  • 2008: Innovation and knowledge management.
  • 2011: Setting up a new company.
  • 2012: Direct marketing.
  • 2013: Business advice for freelancers.
  • 2014: Advanced strategy for entrepreneurs (see certificate).

✓ Social Networks and Internet:

  • 2008: Internet responsibilities.
  • 2008: Main issues in online business initiatives.
  • 2008: Responsabilidades en Internet.
  • 2008: Aspectos claves en las iniciativas de negocio online.
  • 2011: Internet positioning for enterprises.
  • 2013: Community Manager.
  • 2015: Marketing online strategies (see certificate).

Environment: 

  • 2010: Environmental management: ISO 14001.
  • 2010: Economy, enterprise and environment.

Music:

  • Music education (piano and keyboards) over 12 years.

 

And how does an economist end up becoming a translator?