Sample 5 Year Plan

This sample shows just one possible pathway to earning both the Bachelor of Arts degree in French and the Master of Arts in Language, Literature, and Translation degree in five years. This plan does not replace the advice of your advisor, and you are cautioned to meet regularly with your advisor to create a personalized plan that matches your particular circumstances rather than following this verbatim. To clarify any degree requirements, please contact your College of Letters & Science Advisor and French Undergraduate Advisor.

Sample Study Plan

Year 1
Fall Credits
FRENCH 204
Fourth-Semester French (Int'l)
3
L&S Natural Science
3-5
L&S Social Science
3
ENGLISH 101
Introduction to College Writing
3
Arts GER
3
Spring Credits
FRENCH 303
Conversation and Composition: Intermediate Level (HU) (CD)
3
TRNSLTN 201
Introduction to Translation and Interpreting Studies (HU)
3
L&S Natural Sciences
3-5
ENGLISH 102
College Writing and Research (OWC-A)
3
MATH 103
Contemporary Applications of Mathematics (QL-A)
or MATH 105
Intermediate Algebra
3
Year 2
Fall Credits
FRENCH 324
Contemporary French Language and Culture (Int’l) (HU)
3
FRENCH 325
Intensive Grammar and Usage (Int’l)
3
L&S Natural Sciences Lab
3
L&S Social Sciences
3
A QL-B and Formal Reasoning course
3-4
Spring Credits
FRENCH 332
Reading French Texts (HU)
3
One of French 428, 429, 430, or 450 (HU)
3
L&S Natural Sciences
3
L&S Social Sciences
3
OWC-B course
3
Year 3
Fall Credits
One of French 428, 429, 430, or 450 (HU)
3
FRENCH 510
Seminar on Masterpieces of Literature Written in French: (HU)
3
FRENCH 415
Introduction to Translation: French to English
3
L&S upper-level
3
L&S Social Science
3
Spring Credits
FRENCH 426
Growing Up French (HU)
3
FRENCH 433
Seminar in French Literature: (HU)
3
L&S Humanities, not French
3
L&S upper-level
3
L&S upper-level
3
Year 4
Fall Credits
FRENCH 706
Introduction to Translation: French to English
or TRNSLTN 706
Introduction to Translation: French to English
3
FRENCH 733
Seminar in French Literature: (Elective 1 of 3)
3
Spring Credits
FRENCH 716
Seminar in Advanced Translation: French to English
or TRNSLTN 716
Seminar in Advanced Translation: French to English
3
TRNSLTN 726
Computer-Assisted Translation
3
Year 5
Fall Credits
TRNSLTN 730
Internship in Translation
3
TRNSLTN 820
Translation Theory
or COMPLIT 820
Translation Theory
3
TRNSLTN Industry Elective (Elective 2 of 3)
3
Spring Credits
TRNSLTN 710
Comparative Systems for Translation
3
TRNSLTN 709
Seminar in Literary and Cultural Translation
3
TRNSLTN Industry Elective (Elective 3 of 3)
3

Key
(A) Arts GER (Int’l) International
(HU) Humanities (QL-A) Quantitative Literacy A
(NS) Natural Science (QL-B) Quantitative Literacy B
(SS) Social Science (OWC-A) Oral and Written Communication A
(CD) Cultural Diversity GER (OWC-B) Oral and Written Communication B