BA in Spanish for Translation for Native Speakers

The BA in Spanish for Translation (Native Speakers) is designed for students who want to work as translators or interpreters in environments such as business, legal, medical, social services or for the government.  However, students completing the degree are well qualified to serve in any translating or interpreting field.  The program also complements majors such as Communications, English, French, History, Music, Nursing and Social Work.  It requires a minimum of 36 credits.  

Required Courses:

SPAN275  Intermediate Spanish (with lab) 4 credits
SPAN325  Spanish for Medical Professions (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN366  Spanish Conversation (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN367  Spanish Composition (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN405  Spanish Grammar Review 1 credit
SPAN416  Spanish for Native Speakers 3 credits
SPAN426  Contemporary Spain (Study Tour) 3 credits
  OR  
SPAN436  Spanish-American Culture (Study Tour) 3 credits
SPAN447  Spanish for Translation (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN449  Spanish for Interpreters (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN457  Spanish for Media Translation (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN470  Spanish for International Trade 3 credits
SPAN488  Spanish for International Relations (with lab) 3 credits
INLS400  Topics in: Study tour (in connection with SPAN426/436) 3 credits

Recommended:

FREN171 Elementary French I  3 credits
FREN172 Elementary French II 3 credits
  OR  
PORT171 Elementary Portuguese I 3 credits
PORT172 Elementary Portuguese II 3 credits