New Programs and Courses

Interested in exploring what a degree in a foreign language can do for you? The Weber State University Department of Foreign Languages will be offering two new programs beginning in Fall 2019. These new offerings include: major in Spanish Translation, Minor in Localization and Associate Degree in Localization. Want to learn more? Please contact a college advisor at https://cahadvisor.youcanbook.me/

 

Major in Spanish Translation

· Prepares students for careers in the language services industry

· 52.5 credits

· No minor required

Minor in Localization

· Prepares students for careers in the language services industry

· 18 credits

Associate degree in Localization

· Prepares students for entry-level jobs in the language services industry

· Requirements

o 18 credits in localization courses

o Complete Gen Ed

o Complete 60 credit hours
 

New Courses*

FL 2410: Introduction to Localization

· Required for the minor and the A.A. degree in Localization

· Offered Fall 2019

· Taught in English

FL 3420: Introduction to Translation

· Required for the minor in Localization

· To be offered Spring 2020

· Taught in English

FL 3430: Translation Technology

· Required for the major in Spanish Translation and the minor in Localization

· Offered Fall 2019

· Taught in English

* Prerequisite for Translation and Localization courses: 12 credits of a second language or equivalent proficiency