The Department of French, Hispanic and Italian Studies (FHIS) at the University of British Columbia connects Romance language studies to literature and culture through a variety of interdisciplinary methods, while enhancing your active communication skills and appreciation of many different cultures.
Lawrence Book McKnight
BA 2015 (French, Hispanic & Italian Studies/Geography)
Did you know we offer many courses in English that have no prerequisites and are open to students from all backgrounds? Most of them even fulfill the literature requirement for the Bachelor of Arts!
A retired lawyer, a working professional, and an undergraduate student—all students of Italian at UBC—demonstrate how learning new languages and cultures can benefit anyone from different walks of life.