MUDICUProject ID: ECON-2000-3325
Multilingual Digital Culture Web Project
Total cost:Not available
EU contribution:Not available
Topic(s):PA200400-2 - Facilitating linguistic and cultural customisation of digital products and services
Funding scheme:ACM - Preparatory, accompanying and support measures
The purpose of this project is to analyse the theoretical and practical items related to the development of a multilingual web site. The principal question addressed by MUDICU will therefore be: Apart for text translation - what else do you need for creating a successful multilingual web site? The aim is come up with a methodology for conceiving and developing multilingual sites devoted to digital culture.
The project proposes to study the cultural specificity's of such parameters as: colour, music, sounds, navigation buttons, icons, symbols, backgrounds, images, layout and their role on the cultural/linguistic localisation of web sites.
Results :A demo multilingual website will be produced by the project where both the theory and practice of MUDICU will be available on view to the general public.
EC2A 3HP London
08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona)