Online Legal Translation (Spanish)

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Course Information
Course Type
Certificate Programs
Location Online
Instructor Henry Rugeles Term
Day & Time See Course Description

Course Description

Using an online delivery method, the online Spanish/English Legal Translation course provides guided practice in the successful completion of professional translation tasks involving texts common within the legal domain (e.g. legal forms, legal documents in the civil, commercial and criminal domain, etc.).  The course follows a workshop design, accompanied by theoretical components directly related to the tasks at hand. Legal Translation will be particularly useful to practicing professionals with no formal translation education as well as to those interested in pursuing careers in translating, interpreting, and cross-cultural communication in the legal setting. Students interested in registering for this course must first complete and submit a Spanish/English proficiency exam.

Completion of all three translation courses (Business, Legal, and Medical) will earn the student a Certificate of Completion from UA Continuing and Professional Education.

The online translation certificate sequence is an excellent way to prepare for the ATA certification exam (

For more information, see the Translation Certificate Program FAQs.

Choose from two upcoming sessions: May 14-August 27 OR September 4-December 18, 2018