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
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


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