BA Major in Foreign Languages

Requirements for a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Foreign Languages

Additional Graduation Requirements

General Education Component
Area I (Written Composition) 16
Area II (Humanities and Fine Arts)12
Art Appreciation
Area III (Natural Sciences and Mathematics)11
Finite Mathematics (OR higher)
Area IV (History, Social and Behavioral Sciences)12
Global Environments and Societies
Survey of World Civilization to 1500
and Survey of World Civilization since 1500
Area V
Major Core Requirements in Foreign Languages
FL 100Introduction to Language3
FL 302Cross-Cultural Interaction3
FL 495Senior Thesis0
FL 498Senior Seminar 21
Select 14 hours from the following: 314
Introduction to Global Studies
Honors Introduction to Global Studies
Global Perspectives through Study Abroad
Introduction to Latin American Studies
introduction to Latin American Studies (Honors)
Culture through Cinema
Special Topics in International Studies
Introductory French
Introductory German
Introductory Spanish
Introductory French
Introductory German
Introductory Spanish
Elementary Arabic I
Elementary Chinese I
Elementary Italian I
Elementary Portuguese I
Elementary Russian I
Elementary Swahili I
Elementary Turkish I
Elementary Arabic II
Elementary Chinese II
Elementary Italian II
Elementary Portuguese II
Elementary Russian II
Elementary Swahili II
Elementary Turkish II
Major Concentration Requirements
Select one of the following Options:21-27
Minor
Option I: Foreign Languages:
A minor is not required for this major
Option II: Foreign Languages for Commerce
Option III: Foreign Languages, Professional
A second major or second degree is required in consultation with the department
General Electives
General Elective hours, if required, to bring the total to 120
Total Hours83

Concentration Options

Option I: Foreign Languages

Select 27 hours from 300 or 400-level courses27
Total Hours27

Option II: Foreign Languages for Commerce

Select 9 hours from 300- level courses, including 3539
Select 12 hours from 400- level courses, including 40312
Recommended Supporting Courses
Accounting Concepts I
Business Applications of Microcomputer Software
Principles of Macroeconmics
International Trade and Finance
International Business
Total Hours21

Option III: Foreign Languages, Professional

Select 9 hours from 300- level courses9
Select 12 hours from 400- level courses12
Total Hours21