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ESL X 433C
In this course, students with approximate TOEFL 91 - 99 or IELTS 6.5 - 7 scores will practice academic reading,writing,and presentation skills. Students will also hone their academic vocabulary and listening comprehension skills.
Format: Remote Instruction
CHIN X 401.12
This course offers students a comprehensive higher level approach of proficiency and mastery of the interpreting techniques that they have learned in previous interpretation courses. 
Format: Classroom
SPAN X 464
This course part of the Interpretation and Translation certificate enhances interpretation skills as well as accuracy and speed techniques required for the three modes of interpretation: sight, consecutive and simultaneous.
Format: Classroom
ESL 863.05
Study English in Sunny Southern California! ACC is a part-time course that helps participants improve English skills while learning about American culture and life in Southern California. This…
CHIN X 401.07
Students learn what interpreters are expected to do at each stage of a lawsuit and how to prepare for each task. The course also covers the many aspects of depositions, including what they are, their purpose in the legal process, how they differ from a trial, and the challenges and rewards they present to the interpreter.
CHIN X 401.08
This course, part of the Interpretation and Translation certificate, builds on the skills learned in Chinese X 401.07 Consecutive Interpretation I.
SPAN X 461B
Using audiotapes and a variety of documents, this course emphasizes practice in consecutive interpretation in adjudicatory hearings (ALRB, DSS, DMV, and others) and escort and interview interpretation.
SPAN X 461A
Using actual trial transcripts and other legal documents, this course emphasizes techniques and practice in consecutive interpretation in courtrooms and in other settings in which consecutive is required.
FRNCH XL 1
Learn French online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as cultural competence. 
Format: Online
FRNCH XL 2
Learn French online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as cultural competence. 
FRNCH XL 3
Learn French online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as cultural competence.
ITALIAN XL 1
Learn Italian online through our first-year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) as well as cultural competence.
ITALIAN XL 2
Learn Italian online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) as well as cultural competence.
ITALIAN XL 3
Learn Italian online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as cultural competence. 
SPAN XL 1
Learn Spanish online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as cultural competence. 
Format: Online
SPAN XL 2
Learn Spanish online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as cultural competence. 
SPAN XL 3
Learn Spanish online through our first year college-level course to develop linguistic fluency and gain proficiency in all four communicative skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) as well as cultural competence. 
Format: Remote Instruction
SPAN 702
This course is designed for highly bilingual students to improve language skills in both languages and elevate proficiency to professional levels.
LAW UL 731
This free student information session includes an overview of the program curriculum and requirements, review of key resources to aid students in their studies, and an overview of the profession. 
Format: Online | Information Session
CHIN X 403C
The main goal of the HSK 5 series is to help students prepare for the HSK 5 test. The communicative Language Teaching Approach method will be used in this series. This broad and dynamic method emphasizes communication for real-life situations. It will develop linguistic fluency in an interactive way.
Format: Remote Instruction
ESL X 433B
In this course, students with approximate TOEFL 81 - 90 or IELTS 6 - 6.5 scores will improve their academic writing, speaking skills, and presentation techniques. University-level vocabulary and listening comprehension are practiced intensely.
Format: Remote Instruction
ASIAN 862.01
This immersive course introduces basic spoken Mandarin Chinese and emphasizes essential elementary language skills and vocabulary, focusing on the language of everyday life, using a conversational…
LAW X 430
This course introduces students to the legal concepts embodied in terminology. Students learn the fundamentals of criminal and civil courts in both the federal and California systems.
LAW X 430.01
Designed exclusively for students in the Certificate Program in Interpretation and Translation, this course provides a comprehensive overview of the administrative operations of the Los Angeles Superior Court.
CHIN X 401.06
This course introduces students to the basic skills and techniques of simultaneous interpretation by practicing shadowing (repeating everything a speaker says verbatim) and dual tasking (concurrently performing two different tasks, such as oral shadowing while writing down something unrelated). 
CHIN X 401.10
This course part of the Interpretation and Translation certificate builds on the skills learned in Chinese X 401.06 Simultaneous Interpretation I.
Format: Classroom
SPAN X 462A
This course part of the Interpretation and Translation certificate trains students in simultaneous interpretation through strategies, techniques, exercises, accuracy and well-paced, natural interpretation.
Format: Classroom
SPAN X 460B
This course emphasizes the acquisition of appropriate vocabulary and practice in solving problems of contrastive syntax.
SPAN X 460A
This course emphasizes the acquisition of appropriate vocabulary and practice in solving problems of contrastive syntax.
ESL 800.000
UCLA Extension offers two (2) intensive English as a Second Language (ESL) programs: Academic Intensive English Program (AIEP) and Intensive English Communication Program (IECP).  These programs are available year-round, starting in Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer quarters.  
CHIN X 400.02
This course is designed to teach and build upon fundamental strategies of sight translation, one of the major tools of the interpreter. Students practice orally interpreting into the target language…
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