Foreign Studies

Degree Programs: Foreign Studies

Bachelor Of Arts In Liberal Arts And Sciences Foreign Studies Major

The courses taken for the Foreign Studies major must be selected from one language, either French, German or Spanish. For a Foreign Studies major no second foreign language hours are required.

Foreign Studies Major Requirements

SPA, FRE OR GER Intermediate I (3)
SPA, FRE OR GER Intermediate II (3)

24 Hours of 3000/4000-level coursework in FRE, GER or SPA
At least three credit hours must be taken in each of the following areas: civilization, grammar/linguistics, and literature. In the case of the Spanish concentration, these are the required courses. The civilization requirement is satisfied by either SPA 3010 or SPA 3000.The grammar requirement is satisfied by SPA 3270. Linguistics courses consist of SPA 3250, 3260 and 3830. Literature courses in Spanish: SPA 3280, 3500, 3510, 3600, 3610, 3700, 3710, 3800, 3810, 3950, 4160, 4260, 4950, 4960 and 4970.

Students must complete 15 hours in a second discipline.
Courses must be pre-approved by the foreign language faculty.

LAN 4910-4920: Senior Thesis I and II (3 hours)

Students who double major in two languages may use their courses in each language to satisfy the required 12-14 hours of related electives in the other language. Students who double major in one language and in another discipline may use the courses from the second discipline to satisfy the required 12-14 hours of related electives in the language. A student who double majors in foreign studies and in another discipline may use courses from the second major to satisfy the foreign studies major requirement of 15 hours in a second discipline.