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MFL-Modern Foreign Language

MFL460 - Modern Languages & Cultural Internship

This course is intended to provide the Spanish/French/Arabic student with an opportunity to work in a professional setting to learn about areas that are not available or not practical in an academic environment. The internship will enable the student to apply Spanish/French/Arabic language skills in the real work place and will provide an invaluable experience which should make the student more marketable upon graduation. Prerequisite: Students should have completed 12 credits of the language and have junior standing. Variable (1-12 crs. depending on the length of the internship and the number of hours devoted to the internship.)

MFL479 - Modern Languages and Cultural Field Studies

This course primarily involves study-abroad educational experiences in modern languages and cultures that differ from internships. Examples include immersion instruction in the target language and in a country where the target language is widely spoken; undertaking academic coursework in any subject matter that is taught in the target language; attending a series of professional conferences that are substantially presented in the target language; and participating in organized educational and academic travel programs where the target language is largely spoken and the cultural and social activities relate to target-language environments. The field experience will enable the student to apply his/her respective language skills in real-world environments and will provide an invaluable experience, which will make the student more marketable upon graduation. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor (Variable 3 – 12 crs.)

MFL481 - Modern Languages Internship

This course is intended to provide the student with an opportunity to work in a professional setting and to learn about areas that are not available or practical in an academic environment. The internship will enable the student to apply his/her respective language skills in the real-world environments and will provide an invaluable experience, which will make the student more marketable upon graduation. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor (Variable 3 – 12 crs.)