Languages

Sharpen your language skills for academic and business success.

Explore the world through language.

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Learn a foreign language. Sharpen your English for business or academic success. Transfer language credits for your degree. UCLA Extension has a variety of language courses to help you, whatever your goal might be. We offer courses and programs in:

  • French, Italian, and Spanish
  • English for International Students
  • Legal Interpretation: Spanish/English and Mandarin Chinese/English

Our language courses help develop speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills, as well as an understanding of different cultures. Our courses integrate vocabulary, grammar, and cultural insights with themes related to personal experiences. Both in classroom and online language courses are offered.

English for International Students

Advanced English as a Second Language courses are designed to refine students' academic English skills.

Interpretation & Translation

If you’re fluent in English and Spanish or Mandarin Chinese, take advantage of great interpretation and translation career opportunities.

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Interpretation and Translation Programs
Virtual Information Session

Learn how our certificate programs in Chinese/English and Spanish/English Translation and Interpretation can help you acheive your career goals. Interact with program staff as they cover curriculum, requirements and an overview of the profession.

Thursday, Feb. 25, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

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Corporate Education

Learn how we can help your organization meet its professional development goals and corporate training needs.

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