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Suggested Four-Year Plan for B.S. in Translation Majors in French & Spanish

First Year, First Semester     
ENG 10001, College English I (3 credits)
EXPR 10290, University Orientation (3 credits)     
Social Sciences (1)2 (3 credits)    
Basic Sciences (1)4 (3 credits)
Humanities & Fine Arts (1) (3 credits)
Intermediate I, FR 23201, SPAN 28201 (3 credits)
Total: 16 hours

First Year, Second Semester
ENG 10002, College English II
Social Sciences (2)2
Basic Sciences (2)4
Humanities & Fine Arts (2)
Intermediate II, FR 23202, SPAN 28202
Total: 15 hours

Second Year, First Semester
Elementary I (Second Language) or Subject Area Specialty3
Social Sciences (3)2
Basic Sciences (3)4
Humanities & Fine Arts (3)
Comp. & Conversation I, FR 33211, SPAN 38211
Total: 15 - 16 hours

Second Year, Second Semester
MATH 11011, College Algebra
Elementary II (Second Language) or Subject Area Specialty3
Subject Area Specialty3
Humanities & Fine Arts (4)
Comp. & Conversation II, FR 33212, SPAN 38213
Total: 16 - 17 hours


Third Year, First Semester
Computer Literacy Elective1
Phonetics & Diction, FR 33215, SPAN38215
Intermediate I (2nd lang.)/Subject Area Specialty3
{FR 33421, Civilization I, OR
{SPAN 38421, Civilization of Spain
MCLS 30230, Approaches to Translation
Translation Practice, FR 33231, SPAN 38231
Total: 16 hours

Third Year, Second Semester
Intermediate II (2nd lang.) or Subject Area Specialty3
Conv. Bus. & Spec. Purp., SPAN 38240, FR 332405
FR 33422, Civilization II, or SPAN 38424, Civilization of Latin America (3 hours)
French/Spanish Literature Elective
ENG 20001, Business Writing
or ENG 20004, Technical Writing
Total: 15 hours


Fourth Year, First Semester
Comp. & Conversation I (Second Language) or Subject Area Specialty3
Advanced Composition, FR 43213, SPAN 48215
Business & Special Texts, FR 43240, SPAN 48240
Subject Area Specialty3
Subject Area Specialty3
Subject Area Specialty3
Total: 18 hours

Fourth Year, Second Semester
Adv. Translation Practice, FR 43230, SPAN 48230
MCLS 40240, FL & Culture Studies
Subject Area Specialty3
Subject Area Specialty3
Subject Area Specialty3
Subject Area Specialty3
Total: 16 - 18 hours

1Note: Students may take ADMS 24001, ADMS 24053, CS 10001, CS 10051, or any advisor-approved computer-oriented course.
2Note: It is strongly recommended that students in this program take ECON 22061 and 22062 as part of their Social Sciences requirement.
3Note: Subject Area Specialty is a departmentally approved coherent sequence of courses in one or more other disciplines. Sufficient hours must be taken in the Subject Area Specialty to assure the 129 hours required for graduation.
4Note: It is strongly recommended that students in this program meet their Basic Sciences requirement with Biology 10001, Chemistry 10050, and Geology 21062.
5Note: This sequence will change starting in Fall 2000, when Business courses will be offered in even years (2000-01, 2002-03, 2004-05, etc.), and translation courses in odd years (2001-02, 2003-05, 2005-07, etc.).