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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Romance Languages

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Minimum number of credits required to graduate: 120 (30 within major)

Minimum Cumulative GPA required to graduate: 2.0

Minimum Grade requirements for courses to count toward major: None.

Other GPA requirements to graduate: A minimum accumulative GPA of 2.0 (“C”) in the major.

Required Course(s) for fulfilling Capstone Experience: FRE 495 or SPA 495

Contact Information: Jane Smith, Chair of MLC, 201 Little Hall, (207) 581-2075, jsmith@maine.edu

General Requirements:

  1. Demonstration of listening comprehension, oral, reading, and writing proficiency (students who have not received at least a “B” in FRE 305 or 306, and SPA 305 or 306 may be required to take a test in language skills)

  2. Demonstration of comprehensive coverage of literature and civilization through successful completion of appropriate course work

Special requirements:

  1. A minimum of 30 credits in French and Spanish beyond the intermediate level, at least 24 of which must be in 400 series

  2. A minimum of 12 credits above the intermediate level in each of the two languages must be taken.

  3. FRE 495 or SPA 495 Senior Project Credits 0-3. (This satisfies a General Education Requirement).

  4. INT 410 - Introduction to the Study of Linguistics Credits: 3

The requirements listed on this page are specific to this particular major. Students are also responsible for meeting any graduation requirements set out by their college. Students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) should make sure to review those requirements as stated on the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences  page of the catalog.

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