Oct 02, 2023  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Modern Languages, B.A. Option II

The Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages may be completed by selecting either Option I or Option II. Students are placed through advising into intermediate and advanced classes in each language on the basis of individual background and need. A grade of “C-” or better is required for each course in this program to count toward the Bachelor of Arts degree in Modern Languages. Students should note that programs differ in the minimum grade required.

The Modern Languages Major Option II requires a minimum of 60 semester hours in a combination of two modern languages: A primary language (French or Spanish) and a secondary language (French, German, Italian, Japanese or Spanish). Students pursuing this option for the degree of Modern Languages do not need a minor.

For the primary language emphasized, either French or Spanish, students must complete a minimum of 42 semester hours of coursework at the 2000-level or above. No more than 12 semester hours may be taken at the 2000 level. To complete the 60-semester-hour requirement, students must take at least 18 semester hours at the 2000-level or above in a second language. The minimum 18 semester hours in each of the second languages must be taken as follows:







The courses required to complete the remaining 60 semester hours must be taken with departmental approval.

Students preparing for teacher licensure may include the three (3) credits of MDL 4960 Teaching Foreign Languages in K-12 in the 42 semester hours if they so desire.

Modern Languages Major, Option II with K-12 Licensure

Please review the following program page for details on this teacher preparation program.

Modern Languages Major, B.A. with K-12 World Languages Teacher Licensure Concentration