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New Mexico State University

2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog


DEGREE: Bachelor of Arts

MAJOR OR DOUBLE MAJOR: Foreign Languages

Requirements

Departmental Requirements for Majors

  • Select at least one option: French, Spanish or German
  • Complete LING 200G
  • Complete a second language through the 212 level (214 in Portuguese or Spanish for Heritage Speakers)
  • Viewing a Wider World courses (FREN 365V, GER 333V, SPAN 364V, SPAN 365V) do not satisfy requirements for a major in Foreign Languages
  • Electives sufficient to bring the total number of credits to 120, including 48 upper-division credits

Departmental Requirements for Double Majors

A double major means a major in a department outside Languages and Linguistics in combination with a major in Foreign Languages. Students with double majors are exempt from LING 200G and second language requirement.

  • Viewing a Wider World courses (FREN 365V, GER 333V, SPAN 364V, SPAN 365V) do not satisfy the requirement for a double major in Foreign Languages
  • Electives sufficient to bring the total number of credits to 120, including 48 upper-division credits

OPTION: French

Requirements

24 FREN credits (at least one class each in the following areas):

  • Language Studies: FREN 315, French Grammar; FREN 325, Intermediate Conservation; FREN 352, French Phonetics; FREN 425, Advanced Conservation; FREN 466, Introduction to French Linguistics
  • Culture: FREN 306, French Culture and Civilization; FREN 360, French Cinema; FREN 362, Contemporary French Culture; FREN 378, Francophone Cultures; FREN 410, Paris: History and Cultures; FREN 462, Advanced Contemporary French Culture; FREN 478, Advanced Francophone Cultures
  • Literature: FREN 381, Survey of Literature I; FREN 382, Survey of Literature II; FREN 386, Contemporary Women Writers; FREN 471, The French Novel; FREN 472, The French Short Story; FREN 486, Advanced Contemporary Women Writers
  • One course is required at the 400 level. Other courses may be selected with the help of an advisor

OPTION: German

Requirements:

24 GER credits at either the 300 or 400 level selected with the aid of an advisor.

OPTION: Spanish

Requirements

24 SPAN credits at either the 300 or 400 level from each of the following: of which at least 6 credits must be at the 400 level.