Sample 5 Year Plan (French to English)

This sample shows just one possible pathway to earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Latin American, Caribbean, & U.S. Latin@ Studies and a Master of Arts in Translation (French to English) in five years. This plan does not replace the advice of your LACUSL advisor or your College Undergraduate Advisor. You are cautioned to meet regularly with both to create a personalized plan that matches your particular circumstances rather than following this verbatim.

Sample Study Plan

Year 1
Fall Credits
ENGLISH 101
Freshmen Seminar
3
MATH 103
Mathematical Literacy for College Students II (QL-A)
or MATH 105
Introduction to College Algebra
3
FRENCH 325
Intensive Grammar and Usage (Lang and Comm Elective)
3
LATINO 101
First-Year Seminar: (ss) (CD)
3
L&S Natural Science
3-5
Spring Credits
ENGLISH 102
Business Ethics & Social Responsibility (OWC-A)
3
LACUSL Artistic elective (HU)
3
FRENCH 311
Advanced Written Expression (Lang & Comm Elective)
or ENGLISH 361
The Development of Poetry:
3
L&S Natural Science
3-5
LACS 101
Introduction to eBusiness (HU)
3
Year 2
Fall Credits
LACUSL Artistic elective (HU)
3
QL-B/formal reasoning course
3
OWC-B Course
3
L&S Natural Science w/lab
3-5
L&S Social Science
3
Spring Credits
Arts GER
3
LACUSL Social/Natural Science elective (SS)
3
LACUSL (SS)
or SOCIOL 423
3
L&S Natural Science
3-5
L&S Humanities
3
Year 3
Fall Credits
Study Abroad Suggested for Fall
Four upper-level L&S courses
FRENCH 415
Reaction and Innovation: French Culture of the 19th and 20th Centuries
or TRNSLTN 415
3
Spring Credits
LACUSL Integrated Elective
3
L&S upper-level
3
FRENCH 431
Seminar in Social Work Practice:
3
LACUSL Social/Natural Science elective
3
Year 4
Fall Credits
Translation Elective 1
3
TRNSLTN 706
Women's Issues in Human Services
3
Graduate-level French
3
Spring Credits
TRNSLTN 716
Study Abroad:
3
TRNSLTN 726
Perspectives on the Urban Scene:
3
LACUSL 680
Third Semester Ukrainian
3
Year 5
Fall Credits
TRNSLTN 730
Honors Seminar:
3
TRNSLTN 820
Negotiation Theory and Practice for Urban Planners
3
Translation Elective 2
3
Spring Credits
TRNSLTN 709
Computer-Assisted Translation
3
TRNSLTN 710
Comparative Systems for Translation
3
Translation Elective 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