UBC Award of Achievement Program

Students in a UBC Extended Learning Spanish class, and their instructor, Dinorah Dugas, discuss language learning.

The Award of Achievement program is currently being reviewed and will be re-opened some time in 2021 with a new set of requirements. Please check back in the new year for more information. Any students currently in the Award of Achievement program will be honoured under existing agreements.

Effective communication is key to success in the world today. In multicultural Vancouver and throughout many parts of the world, speaking Spanish gives you access to career and travel opportunities you might not otherwise have, and a greater ability to experience Spanish-speaking cultures.

The UBC Award of Achievement in Spanish helps you expand your knowledge of the Spanish language and increase understanding of Hispanic cultures.

  • Delivered part time both in class and online
  • Requires completion of four courses
  • Program costs between CAD$1,550 and CAD$1,975
  • Applications accepted on an ongoing basis
  • After this program you can expect to have a basic foundation in Spanish and the confidence to use it every day

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