Languages

B.A. with Major in Language: Chinese Studies

B.A. with Major in Language: Classical Studies

B.A. with Major in Language: French

B.A. with Major in Language: German Studies

B.A. with Major in Language: Norwegian

B.A. with Major in Language: Spanish
 

 

B.A. with Major in Language: Chinese Studies

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
CHIN 101 First Year Chinese I 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Spring
CHIN 102 First Year Chinese II 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
CHIN 201 Second Year Chinese I 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Spring
CHIN 202 Second Year Chinese II 4
BADM 316 Introduction to Business in China 3
Essential Studies/Electives 8
Students are strongly encouraged to study abroad for a summer, semester, or year. Please speak with your adviser to help plan this worthwhile educational experience.  
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
CHIN 305
Chinese Culture Through Films
or Topics in Chinese Culture
or Traditional Chinese Literature in Translation
3
LANG 380 Global Gateways (or could be taken in spring of junior year) 3
Essential Studies/Electives 9
 Credits15
Spring
CHIN 306
Introduction to Chinese Calligraphy
or Topics in Chinese Culture
or Modern Chinese Literature in Translation
or Modern China
3
Essential Studies/Electives or LANG 380 if not taken in the fall 12
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
CHIN 305
Chinese Culture Through Films
or Topics in Chinese Culture
or Traditional Chinese Literature in Translation
3
CHIN 305
Chinese Culture Through Films
or Topics in Chinese Culture
or Traditional Chinese Literature in Translation
3
LANG 480 Capstone: Global Connections (or could be taken in spring semester) 3
Essential Studies/Electives 6
 Credits15
Spring
CHIN 306
Introduction to Chinese Calligraphy
or Topics in Chinese Culture
or Modern Chinese Literature in Translation
or Modern China
3
CHIN 306
Introduction to Chinese Calligraphy
or Topics in Chinese Culture
or Modern Chinese Literature in Translation
or Modern China
3
Essential Studies/Electives or LANG 480 if not taken in the fall 9
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

This plan is only an example as there are multiple other classes offered in Languages and other departments that could be substituted for the 18 area studies credits. It is highly recommended that any student interested in a Chinese Studies major see a faculty member for an individualized plan. This is also true for those students who start the major after their Freshman year. Students must complete all Essential Studies requirements and departmental requirements to graduate.

B.A. with Major in Language: Classical Studies

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
CLAS 185 Introduction to Classical Mythology 3
Essential Studies/Electives 12
 Credits15
Spring
CLAS 211 Masterpieces Greek and Roman Literature in Translation 3
Essential Studies/Electives 12
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
CLAS 101 First Year Latin I 4
HIST 343 Ancient Greece 3
Essential Studies/Electives 8
 Credits15
Spring
CLAS 102 First Year Latin II 4
HIST 344 Ancient Rome 3
Essential Studies/Electives 8
Students are strongly encouraged to study abroad for a summer, semester, or year during their studies. Please see your adviser to plan for this worthwhile educational experience.  
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
CLAS 151 First Year Greek I 4
CLAS 311 Ancient Greek Theater 3
Essential Studies/Electives 8
 Credits15
Spring
CLAS 152 First Year Greek II 4
LANG 380 Global Gateways can also be taken in fall of junior year 3
Essential Studies/Electives 8
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
CLAS 301 Latin Prose 3
LANG 480 Capstone: Global Connections can also be taken in spring of senior year 3
Essential Studies/Electives 9
 Credits15
Spring
CLAS 364 Special Topics in Classical Literature 3
Essential Studies/Electives 12
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

This is only an example. It is highly recommended that any student interested in a Classical Studies major see a faculty member for an individualized plan. This is also true for those students who start the major after their Freshman year. Students must complete all Essential Studies and departmental requirements to graduate.

B.A. with Major in Language: French

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
FREN 101 First Year French I 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Spring
FREN 102 First Year French II 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
FREN 201 Second Year French I 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Spring
FREN 202 Second Year French II 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
Students are strongly encouraged to study abroad for a summer, semester, or year before graduating. Please see your adviser to help plan this worthwhile educational experience.  
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
FREN 301
Third Year French I
or French Conversation and Culture
3
FREN 340
Business French
or A Social and Cultural History of Québec
or Studies in European Francophone Literatures, Films and Cultures
or Studies in African, Asian, Caribbean, and/or Polynesian Francophone Literatures, Films and Cultures
or North American Francophone Cultures through Literature and Film
or Advanced French Grammar Review
or Seminar in French and Francophone Studies
3
LANG 380 Global Gateways (Or take in spring semester of junior year) 3
Essential Studies/Electives or 9 credits if LANG 380 is taken in spring 6
 Credits15
Spring
FREN 302
Third Year French II
or French Conversation and Culture II
3
FREN 413
Advanced French Grammar Review
or A Social and Cultural History of Québec
or Studies in European Francophone Literatures, Films and Cultures
or Studies in African, Asian, Caribbean, and/or Polynesian Francophone Literatures, Films and Cultures
or North American Francophone Cultures through Literature and Film
or Business French
or Seminar in French and Francophone Studies
3
Essential Studies/Electives or 6 if LANG 380 is taken this semester 9
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
FREN 305
French Conversation and Culture
or Third Year French I
3
FREN 371
Studies in European Francophone Literatures, Films and Cultures
or A Social and Cultural History of Québec
or Business French
or Studies in African, Asian, Caribbean, and/or Polynesian Francophone Literatures, Films and Cultures
or North American Francophone Cultures through Literature and Film
or Advanced French Grammar Review
or Seminar in French and Francophone Studies
3
Essential Studies/Electives LANG 480 can be taken in this semester 9
 Credits15
Spring
FREN 306
French Conversation and Culture II
or Third Year French II
or A Social and Cultural History of Québec
or Business French
or Studies in European Francophone Literatures, Films and Cultures
or Studies in African, Asian, Caribbean, and/or Polynesian Francophone Literatures, Films and Cultures
or North American Francophone Cultures through Literature and Film
or Advanced French Grammar Review
or Seminar in French and Francophone Studies
3
LANG 480 Capstone: Global Connections 3
Essential Studies/Electives or 12 if LANG 480 was taken in fall 9
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

This is only an example. It is highly recommended that any student interested in a French major see a faculty member for an individualized plan. This is particularly important if you are an education major and or start the major after the Freshman year. Students must complete all Essential Studies requirements and all departmental requirements to graduate.

B.A. with Major in Language: German Studies

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
GERM 101 First Year German I 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Spring
GERM 102 First Year German II 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
GERM 201 Second Year German I 4
GERM 206
Germany in a Global World
or Contextualizing Culture: Introduction to German Studies
or Literary Voices in Translation
3
Essential Studies/Electives 8
 Credits15
Spring
GERM 202 Second Year German II 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
Students are strongly encouraged to study abroad for a summer, semester, or year during their studies. Please see your adviser to discuss and plan for this worthwhile educational experience.  
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
GERM 307 Communicating Cultures I 3
300-level German Studies elective 3
LANG 380 Global Gateways (can be taken in spring of Junior year) 3
Essential Studies/Electives 6
 Credits15
Spring
GERM 308 Communicating Cultures II 3
300-level German Studies elective 3
Essential Studies/Electives LANG 380 can be taken in this semester 9
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
400-level German Studies elective 3
LANG 480 Capstone: Global Connections (can be taken in spring of Senior year) 3
Essential Studies/Electives 9
 Credits15
Spring
LANG 480 Capstone: Global Connections (if not taken in fall of Senior year) 3
German Studies/Essential Studies/General Electives 12
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

This is only an example. It is highly recommended that any student interested in a German Studies major or minor see a faculty member for an individualized plan. This is also true for those students who start the major after their Freshman year. Students must complete all Essential Studies and departmental requirements to graduate.

B.A. with Major in Language: Norwegian

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
NORW 101 First Year Norwegian I 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Spring
NORW 102 First Year Norwegian II 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
NORW 201 Second Year Norwegian I 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Spring
NORW 202 Second Year Norwegian II 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
Students are strongly encouraged to study abroad for a summer, semester, or year during their studies. Please see your adviser about planning for this worthwhile educational experience.  
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
NORW 350 Norwegian Culture 3
NORW 432 Advanced Norwegian 3
LANG 380 Global Gateways (can be taken in spring) 3
Essential Studies/Electives 6
 Credits15
Spring
NORW 403 Great Literary Works of Norway 3
NORW 431 Advanced Norwegian 3
LANG 380 Global Gateways (if not taken in fall) 3
Essential Studies/Electives 6
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
NORW 433 Norwegian Literature 3
LANG 480 Capstone: Global Connections (can be taken in spring) 3
Essential Studies/Electives 9
 Credits15
Spring
NORW 434 Norwegian Literature 3
LANG 480 Capstone: Global Connections (if not taken in fall) 3
Electives/Essential Studies 9
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

This is only an example. It is highly recommended that any student interested in a Norwegian major see a faculty member for an individualized plan. This is also true for those students who start the Norwegian major after their Freshman year. Students must complete all Essential Studies and departmental requirements to graduate.

B.A. with Major in Language: Spanish

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredits
SPAN 101 First Year Spanish I 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Spring
SPAN 102 First Year Spanish II 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Sophomore Year
Fall
SPAN 201 Second Year Spanish I 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
 Credits15
Spring
SPAN 202 Second Year Spanish II 4
Essential Studies/Electives 11
Students are strongly encouraged to study abroad for a summer, semester, or year during their studies. Please see you adviser about how to plan for this worthwhile educational experience.  
 Credits15
Junior Year
Fall
SPAN 308
Spanish Conversation
or Spanish Composition
3
LANG 380 Global Gateways 3
Essential Studies/Electives 9
 Credits15
Spring
SPAN 308
Spanish Conversation
or Spanish Composition
3
SPAN 304
Spanish Phonetics both courses are required for students in the secondary education track
or Advanced Spanish Grammar
3
Essential Studies/Electives or LANG 380 if not taken in the fall 9
 Credits15
Senior Year
Fall
SPAN 420
Early Spanish Literature Culture
or Modern Contemporary Spanish Literature Culture
or Early Latin American Literature Culture
or Modern Contemporary Latin American Literature Culture
3
SPAN 462 Seminar in Hispanic Literature, Culture and Linguistics 3
LANG 480 Capstone: Global Connections can also be taken in the spring 3
Essential Studies/Electives 6
 Credits15
Spring
SPAN 420
Early Spanish Literature Culture
or Modern Contemporary Spanish Literature Culture
or Early Latin American Literature Culture
or Modern Contemporary Latin American Literature Culture
3
SPAN 450 Advanced Spanish Grammar or another Spanish elective 3
Essential Studies/Electives or LANG 480 if not taken in the fall 9
 Credits15
 Total Credits120

This is only an example. It is highly recommended that any student interested in a Spanish major see a faculty member for an individualized plan. Students must complete all Essential Studies and departmental elective requirements to graduate. Students may earn 3 credits toward the Spanish minor and 6 credits toward the Spanish major (with a maximum of 3 credits being applied to 400-level course requirements) during their study-abroad experience.

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