Translation and Interpretation

The ability to communicate words, ideas and concepts across cultures makes translators extremely valuable in today's global economy.

Our courses and programs allow you to train to work as a professional translator or interpreter. Experienced instructors teach both the theory and practice of modern translation techniques, and help you develop your skills in cross-cultural communication.

Read about some of the benefits of a career in translation and interpretation in this Daily Hive Vancouver article.

Courses and Programs

Programs

Summer Intensive Translation and Interpretation (SITI) Program

Program
The Summer Intensive Translation and Interpretation Academic Program (SITI) introduces you to fundamental translation skills, enhances your cross-cultural communication skills and prepares you to work successfully in international and intercultural environments. LEARN MORE

Translation and Interpretation for Business (Chinese)

UBC Certificate Program
The UBC Certificate in Translation and Interpretation for Business (Chinese/English) teaches you fundamental translation skills, enhances your cross-cultural understanding and prepares you to work successfully in international and intercultural environments. LEARN MORE