BA in Spanish for International Trade

This program integrates the study of international languages and cultures with preparation in international trade and business. The objective of this major is to prepare students for international careers with the necessary business and language skills. Students in French and Spanish participate in an internship in a business/industrial work environment either in the US or abroad where French or Spanish is spoken. Students may take examinations leading to certification in Business French or Spanish. 

Required ACA Courses: (6 credits)

One Of:    
SPAN351, 352, 353, 451, 452, 453 Advanced Spanish Grammar 3 credits
One Of:    
SPAN361, 362, 363, 461, 462, 463 Advanced Spanish Composition  2 credits
One Of:    
SPAN371, 372, 373, 471, 472, 473 Advanced Spanish Composition 3 credits

Required AU Courses: (24 credits)



SPAN275 Intermediate Spanish (with lab)  4 credits
SPAN366 Spanish Conversation (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN367 Spanish Composition (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN416 Spanish for Native Speakers 3 credits
SPAN420 Advanced Spanish Written and Oral Communication 3 credits
SPAN426 Contemporary Spain (Study Tour) 3 credits
  OR 3 credits
SPAN436  Spanish-American Culture (Study Tour) 3 credits
SPAN470 Spanish for International Trade (with lab)  3 credits
SPAN488 Spanish for International Relations (with lab) 3 credits
INLS490  Language and International Trade Internship/Practicum  3 credits



Elective AU Courses:

SPAN325 Spanish the Medical Professions (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN434 Spanish Culture and Ethics 3 credits
SPAN438 Mexico and Central American Culture 3 credits
SPAN439 Caribbean Spanish 3 credits
SPAN446 Spanish and Latin American Drama 3 credits
SPAN447 Spanish for Translation (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN448 Spanish and Latin American Literature and Film (with Lab) 3 credits
SPAN449  Spanish for Interpreters (with lab) 3 credits
SPAN457 Spanish for Media Translation (with lab) 3 credits
INLS458 Methods of Foreign Language Instructions: K-12 3 credits
INLS400 Topics in: Study Tour 3 credits

Business and Economics: (24 credits)

ACCT121, 122 Fundaments of Accounting I, II  6 credits
BSAD355 Management and Organization 3 credits
BSAD365 International Environment of Business 3 credits
BSAD450 Multicultural Business Relations  
  OR 3 credits
BSAD467 International Management 3 credits
ECON226 Principles of Microeconomics 3 credits
FNCE317 Business Finance 6 credits
MKTG310 Principles of Marketing 3 credits

Required Cognates: (6 credits)

ECON225 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 credits
MKTG465 International Marketing 3 credits
ECON454  International Economics 3 credits