LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT OPTIONS*
- By completing through the
third year of one foreign language in high school
with an overall "C" average.
- By studying a total of three
years of two foreign languages in high school with
an overall "B" average.
- The language requirement may
be met through one semester of study abroad ( the
International Student Exchange Program -- ISEP).
Pre-requisite: one year of college-level study in
the language of the country to be visited, or two
years, high school level.
- Students who are native
speakers of another language should consult the chair of the
department for information regarding the language waiver policy. Documentation
will be necessary to waive the requirement, such as
a high school diploma from a country of origin
outside of the United States.
- Students who plan to fulfill
the foreign language requirement at WCSU should
register as soon as possible to assure completion
before graduation, and to allow the option to study
ANY ONE of the following
courses we offer fulfill this requirement:
INTRODUCTORY LEVEL LANGUAGE
(Follows Arabic 101)
CHINESE 102 (Introductory II)
(Follows Chinese 101)
(Introductory II) (Follows French 162)
(Introductory II) (Follows German 162)
164 (Introductory II) (Follows Italian 162)
PORTUGUESE 102 (Introductory
II) (Follows Portuguese 101)
164 (Introductory II) (Follows Spanish 162)
INTERMEDIATE LEVEL LANGUAGE & ABOVE
* Heritage speakers of Spanish,
or students who have studied Spanish in high school, are
strongly encouraged to deepen their knowledge of
language, culture, and literature in upper division
courses. For placement, please contact the chairperson
of World Languages & Literature.
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