Annual French Club Dinner !
February 24, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. in Stevenson Union Rogue River Room (SOU). Tickets available in Foreign Languages Department (Central Hall 201), in the Stevenson Union foyer and at the Varsity Theatre. $9 students; $12 non students. Get your tickets early! The Dinner always sells out!!
The study of foreign languages opens a whole new door of opportunity!
Our global society needs people with language proficiency, cultural understanding, and international experience. The variety of programs in our department will prepare students for today's world.
The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures offers courses in American Sign Language, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, and Spanish. The courses range from beginning language instruction to the study of literature, linguistics, and culture at the graduate level in French and Spanish. Majors and minors are offered in French and Spanish, and a minor is available in German.
The department also supports study abroad and international internship opportunities, with a wide range of programs available throughout the world.
Students may also work towards a teaching career in languages. After earning a bachelor's degree, a student may earn a basic teaching license in French, German, or Spanish at the secondary level through the Education Department's Master of Arts in Teaching. The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures offers graduate coursework toward this interdisciplinary master's degree in education.
Our creative new summer language institutes for high school teachers provide opportunities for practicing teachers to improve their language and cultural understanding and enhance their teaching skills while earning a Master's degree.
For more information about our various programs and activities, click on one of the links to the left.