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  Dec 14, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Modern Languages and Cultures (BA) - Concentration in Professional Spanish


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Modern Languages & Cultures Department

This program is designed for students who prefer the flexibility of a liberal arts program while studying the international market. Such a student may decide to enter an MBA program designed specifically for the liberal arts language major.

 

Requirements for the Major - Credits: 30


Major Prerequisite Courses or Equivalents


Exemption is possible from these courses according to performance on the placement test. CLEP, AP and OPI credits are accepted.

Basic Skills Courses - Credits: 9


Exemption is possible from these courses according to performance on the placement test. CLEP, AP and OPI credits are accepted for some of the following courses.

Spanish Electives - Credits: 0-9


Students may choose up to 9 credits of Spanish electives at the 300 level and above, except for SPAN 302, 309 or 335

Minor or Major or Certificate in a Selected Field


Students pursuing a BA in Spanish, Professional Track must also complete a minor or second major in any other discipline or certificate (30 credits) in any other discipline outside the MLC Department. The selected minor or major or certificate must be approved by the student’s MLC adviser and by the Chair of the MLC Department.

Non-Credit Requirement


Student must complete a Capstone Experience:

Capstone: Students’ research must be conducted in their minor area or second major and and the final product will be a written paper and an oral presentation using the Spanish language.

Students can choose from three (3) options to complete in the Capstone Experience requirement:  Internship Presentation, Study Abroad or Research Presentation, depending on their area of interest.

The Internship Experience must be approved by the Modern Language chair and the student’s advisor in Modern Languages.

 

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