The major is comprised of twelve courses of which ten will be taught in the focus language (French, German, Russian, Spanish) and two (WLC 204 and WLC 410) will utilize English for in-class discussions.

  • Foreign Language, BA requires 120 credit hours.
  • 36 of 120 credit hours must be taken at 300 level or higher.
  • Must have a 2.0 GPA in major, minor, and overall.
  • No more than 6 credit hours of HPE may count in degree requirements.
  • 12 of the last 18 credit hours must be taken at UAH, with an overall 25% of coursework taken at UAH.
  • No more than 60 credit hours from a two-year school can be applied toward a UAH degree. 
  • For graduation application instructions, see here.
Freshman Composition6
COLLEGE WRITING I
COLLEGE WRITING II
Humanities and Fine Arts12
12 hours of Humanities and Fine Arts chosen from the following categories below
Fine Arts: Choose one3
ARH SURV:ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SURV:RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR:NON-WESTERN TRADITIONS
DRAWING: FOUNDATIONS
INTRO TO MUSIC LITERATURE
THEATRE APPRECIATION
Literature: Choose one or two3-6
Students must have a two course sequence in either Literature or History.
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE I
READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE 2
MYTHOLOGY
Humanities and Fine Arts: Choose one or two3-6
ARH SURV:ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SURV:RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR:NON-WESTERN TRADITIONS
DRAWING: FOUNDATIONS
INTRO TO MUSIC LITERATURE
THEATRE APPRECIATION
Intro to Rhetorical Communication
Any WLC 100 or 200 level 1
INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY
INTRO TO ETHICS
TECH, SCIENCE & HUMAN VALUES
INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC
INTRO WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES
Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Mathematics: Choose one
ALGEBRA WITH APPLICATIONS
FINITE MATHEMATICS
PRECALCULUS ALGEBRA
PRECALCULUS TRIGONOMETRY
PRECALCULUS ALGEBRA & TRIG
MATH PROFESSIONAL APPLICATIONS
CALCULUS A
Natural Sciences: Choose two8
EXPLORING THE COSMOS I
EXPLORING THE COSMOS II
PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY
ORGANISMAL BIOLOGY
INTRO TO CHEMISTRY
and INTRO CHEMISTRY LAB
GENERAL CHEMISTRY II
and GENERAL CHEMISTRY LAB II
ENVIRONMENTAL EARTH SCIENCE
CLIMATE AND GLOBAL CHANGE
CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS
GENERAL PHYSICS I
GENERAL PHYSICS II
GEN PHYSICS W/CALCULUS I
and GENERAL PHYSICS LAB I
GEN PHYSICS W/CALC II
and GENERAL PHYSICS LAB II
GEN PHYSICS W/CALC III
History and Social and Behavioral Sciences
12 hours of History and Social and Behavioral Sciences chosen from the following categories below
History: Choose one or two3-6
WORLD HISTORY TO 1500
WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1500
UNITED STATES TO 1877
UNITED STATES SINCE 1877
Social and Behavioral Sciences: Choose two or three
PRINC OF MACROECONOMICS
PRINC OF MICROECONOMICS
GLOBAL SYSTEMS AND CULTURES
WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY
PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN GEOGRAPHY
INTRO TO AMERICAN GOVERNMENT
INTRO TO COMPARATIVE POLITICS
GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY I
LIFE-SPAN DEVELOPMENT
INTRO TO SOCIOLOGY
ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL PROBLEMS
INTRO CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
SOCIOLOGICAL PERSP TECH & SCI
Pre-Professional
Pre-professional Electives 27
Foreign Language Courses
WLC 101FINTRO FOREIGN LANG I:FRENCH3
or WLC 101G INTRO FOREIGN LANG I:GERMAN
or WLC 101R INTRO FOREIGN LANG I:RUSSIAN
or WLC 101S INTRO FOREIGN LANG I: SPANISH
WLC 102FINTRO FOREIGN LANG II:FRENCH3
or WLC 102G INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:GERMAN
or WLC 102R INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:RUSSIAN
or WLC 102S INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:SPANISH
WLC 201FINTERM FOREIGN LANG:FRENCH3
or WLC 201G INTERM FOREIGN LANG:GERMAN
or WLC 201R INTERM FOREIGN LANG:RUSSIAN
or WLC 201S INTERM FOREIGN LANG:SPANISH
WLC 202FINTERM FOREIGN LANG II:FRENCH3
or WLC 202G INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:GERMAN
or WLC 202R INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:RUSSIAN
or WLC 202S INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:SPANISH
WLC 204INTERNATIONAL CINEMA3
WLC 301FCONVERSATION:FRENCH3
or WLC 301G CONVERSATION:GERMAN
or WLC 301R CONVERSATION:RUSSIAN
or WLC 301S CONVERSATION:SPANISH
WLC 302FCOMPOSITION:FRENCH3
or WLC 302G COMPOSITION:GERMAN
or WLC 302R COMPOSITION:RUSSIAN
or WLC 302S COMPOSITION:SPANISH
WLC 303FFOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:FRENC3
or WLC 303G FOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:GERMA
or WLC 303R FOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:RUSSI
or WLC 303S FOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:SPANI
WLC 304FCULTURE:FRENCH3
or WLC 304G CULTURE:GERMAN
or WLC 304R CULTURE:RUSSIAN
or WLC 304S CULTURE:SPANISH
WLC 305FINTRO TO LITERATURE:FRENCH3
or WLC 305G INTRO TO LITERATURE:GERMAN
or WLC 305R INTRO TO LITERATURE:RUSSIAN
or WLC 305S INTRO TO LITERATURE:SPANISH
WLC 404FTEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT:FRENC3
or WLC 404G TEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT/GERMA
or WLC 404R TEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT:RUSSI
or WLC 404S TEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT:SPANI
WLC 410INT'L INTERN:COMP LANG/CULT3-6
Minor Courses18
Elective Courses
Elective hours vary by program, see advisor.
Total Semester Hours120
 
 
 
Year 1
FallSemester Hours
WLC 101FINTRO FOREIGN LANG I:FRENCH 3
  or WLC 101G  or INTRO FOREIGN LANG I:GERMAN 
  or WLC 101R  or INTRO FOREIGN LANG I:RUSSIAN 
  or WLC 101S  or INTRO FOREIGN LANG I: SPANISH 
EH 101COLLEGE WRITING I 3
FYE 101CHARGER SUCCESS 1
Math  3
Fine Arts  3
 Term Semester Hours: 13
Spring
WLC 102FINTRO FOREIGN LANG II:FRENCH 3
  or WLC 102G  or INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:GERMAN 
  or WLC 102R  or INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:RUSSIAN 
  or WLC 102S  or INTRO FOREIGN LANG II:SPANISH 
EH 102COLLEGE WRITING II 3
Humanities  3
Social/Behavioral Science  3
Science w/Lab  4
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Year 2
Fall
WLC 201FINTERM FOREIGN LANG:FRENCH 3
  or WLC 201G  or INTERM FOREIGN LANG:GERMAN 
  or WLC 201R  or INTERM FOREIGN LANG:RUSSIAN 
  or WLC 201S  or INTERM FOREIGN LANG:SPANISH 
Science w/Lab  4
Social/Behavioral Science  3
EH 207READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE I 3
  or EH 208  or READINGS LITERATURE/CULTURE 2 
HY 103WORLD HISTORY TO 1500 3
  or HY 104  or WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1500 
 Term Semester Hours: 16
Spring
WLC 202FINTERM FOREIGN LANG II:FRENCH 3
  or WLC 202G  or INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:GERMAN 
  or WLC 202R  or INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:RUSSIAN 
  or WLC 202S  or INTERM FOREIGN LANG II:SPANISH 
WLC 204INTERNATIONAL CINEMA 3
HY 104WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1500 3
  or HY 103  or WORLD HISTORY TO 1500 
Area V Course  3
Literature or Humanities  3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Year 3
Fall
WLC 301FCONVERSATION:FRENCH 3
  or WLC 301G  or CONVERSATION:GERMAN 
  or WLC 301R  or CONVERSATION:RUSSIAN 
  or WLC 301S  or CONVERSATION:SPANISH 
WLC 303FFOREIGN LANG LIFE PROF:FRENC 3
  or WLC 303G  or FOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:GERMA 
  or WLC 303R  or FOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:RUSSI 
  or WLC 303S  or FOREIGN LANG LIFE & PROF:SPANI 
Minor Courses  6
Area V Course  3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Spring
WLC 302FCOMPOSITION:FRENCH 3
  or WLC 302G  or COMPOSITION:GERMAN 
  or WLC 302R  or COMPOSITION:RUSSIAN 
  or WLC 302S  or COMPOSITION:SPANISH 
WLC 304FCULTURE:FRENCH 3
  or WLC 304G  or CULTURE:GERMAN 
  or WLC 304R  or CULTURE:RUSSIAN 
  or WLC 304S  or CULTURE:SPANISH 
Minor Courses  6
Area V Course  3
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Year 4
Fall
WLC 305FINTRO TO LITERATURE:FRENCH 3
  or WLC 305G  or INTRO TO LITERATURE:GERMAN 
  or WLC 305R  or INTRO TO LITERATURE:RUSSIAN 
  or WLC 305S  or INTRO TO LITERATURE:SPANISH 
Minor Courses  6
Electives  6
 Term Semester Hours: 15
Spring
WLC 404FTEXTS CONTEXTS:SEM LIT:FRENC 3
  or WLC 404G  or TEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT/GERMA 
  or WLC 404R  or TEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT:RUSSI 
  or WLC 404S  or TEXTS & CONTEXTS:SEM LIT:SPANI 
WLC 410INT'L INTERN:COMP LANG/CULT 3-6
Electives  6
Minor Course  3
 Term Semester Hours: 15-18
 Total Semester Hours: 120-123