Minor in Spanish, French, German, or Middle Eastern Studies

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages offers minors in Spanish, French, and German. A minor in a foreign language is an excellent complement to a degree program, and gives the student that extra edge when seeking employment. Second language proficiency can greatly enhance the student’s ability to communicate with clients and customers in any field, and increases the potential for employment and promotional opportunities in the workplace. For more information on declaring a minor or on the advising process, please visit the Academic Advising page or email us at mcladvising@valdosta.edu.

Minor in Spanish | Minor in French | Minor in German| Minor in Middle Eastern Studies

Minor in Spanish

The minor in Spanish requires 18 hours and consists of the following required and elective courses.

For course Descriptions, visit the catalog page.

Minor in Spanish (Total Hours Required 18) Download printable checklist.

Core: Span 2001 and Span 2002 Intermediate Spanish Language and Hispanic Culture I and II (if needed)

0-6 hours

Senior-College Courses (12-18 hours)

Span 3000 Intermediate Grammar and Conversation

03 hours

Spanish Courses Numbered 3000 and Above

9-15 hours

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Minor in French

The minor is French requires 18 hours and consists of the following required and elective courses

For course Descriptions, visit the catalog page.

Minor in French (Total hours required 18) Download printable checklist.

Core: FREN 2001, Intermediate French Language and Francophone Cultures, I (if needed)

0-3 hours

FREN 2002 Intermediate French Language and Francophone Cultures, II (if needed)

0-3 hours

Senior-College Courses (12-18 hours)

FREN 2010, Intermediate Conversation

03 hours

Elective courses numbered above 3000

9-15 hours

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Minor in German

For course descriptions, visit the catalog page.

Minor in German (Total hours required 18) Download printable checklist.

Minor in German

Total Hours 18

Core Curriculum Courses GRMN 2001, GRMN 2002

0-6 hours

Senior-College Courses

12-18 hours

GRMN 3310 and GRMN 4410

6 hours

GRMN 3551 or GRMN 3552

3 hours

Electives: Courses in German numbered above 3000

3-9 hours

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Minor in Middle Eastern Studies

For course descriptions, visit the catalog page.

Minor in Middle Eastern Studies (Total hours required 18) Download printable checklist.

Minor in Middle Eastern Studies

Total Hours 18

Core Curriculum Courses ARAB 1001, ARAB 1002

3-6 hours

Electives (at leas 9 hours should be at the 3000 level or above):

12-15 hours

ARAB 2001 Intermediate Arabic Lg and Cultures I

3 hours

ARAB 2002 Intermediate Arabic Lg and Cultures II

3 hours

ECON 4800 Economics of Terrorism

3 hours
GEOG 3920 Geography of the Middle East 3 hours
HIST 3201 The Ancient Near East 3 hours
HIST 3240 Crusades 3 hours
HIST 4501 Islamic World I 3 hours
HIST 4502 Islamic World II 3 hours
POLS 3300 Comparative Politics 3 hours
POLS 4330 African Politics 3 hours
POLS 4350 Politics of Developing Nations 3 hours
REL 3504 The Archeology of Ancient Israel 3 hours
REL 3510 Judaism 3 hours
REL 3520 Islam 3 hours

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Please email mcladvising@valdosta.edu to find out how to declare, and/or, advise for the minor in any of these languages. Or you may call and speak with someone in the office at: 229-333-5948.