This course introduces students to the basics of theory and practice of translation and interpretation. Designed to develop essential bilingual skills with focus on fluency and cross-cultural communication skills in interpreting, this course will benefit students who want to expand their repertoire of professional terminology and gain practical performance skills in interpretation. This in-class course focuses on enhancing bilingual fluency through hands-on interpreting tasks and developing basic interpreting & translation methods and techniques.
This course can be applied to the UBC Award of Achievement Program in Spanish Translation.
The format of this course is in-class.