Nov 29, 2023  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

World Languages (Two Languages) BA Degree Requirements (120 hours)

Degree Plan (FL2LBA)

General Education Curriculum

GEC 01. Written Communication (6 hours)

GEC 02. Natural Science (8-10 hours minimum)

Select 2 courses with labs:

GEC 03. Humanities (9 hours)

GEC 06. Mathematics (3 hours)

Select 1 course:

GEC 07. Writing-Intensive Requirement (3 hours)

GEC 08. Speaking Intensive Requirement (3 hours)

Select 1 course:

GEC 09. Capstone Requirement (Major Area)

Select 1 capstone course:

a. Two-language majors who are completing a German-only concentration: WL 490  (Capstone)

b. Two-language majors whose primary language is French: FRE 441  (Capstone)

c. Two-language majors whose primary language is Spanish: SPA 441  (Capstone)

Must be taken Senior Year; ENG 101  & ENG 102  prerequisites


*This course satisfies both the GEC requirement and a program requirement for this major.

**This particular GEC course is recommended by this major.

***This course does not satisfy prerequisites for any other math course.

◊ GEC restrictions apply; see here .

GEC 07 - GEC 09 courses are specific to this major.

For full description of the GEC, see here .

Program Curriculum

DEG 01. Major Area of Study Requirements (30 hours)

  • Select 27 hours in two foreign languages 200-level or above, including 18 hours in courses at the 300 and 400 level. Of these eighteen hours, twelve hours must be in a single language.
Select 1 capstone course (3 hours) as described above:

DEG 02. Additional Requirements (9 hours)

DEG 03. Electives

Choose electives as needed. (See Hours to Degree below.)

Hours to Degree

120 hours are needed to graduate with a BA in Foreign Languages with an emphasis in Two Languages. At least 50 percent of the hours applied to a degree at The University of Southern Mississippi must be earned from a senior college, and 45 of these hours must be in courses numbered 300 or above. The student must earn at least 21 of the last 30 hours of course work and at least 12 hours in the major area of study from Southern Miss. See Residence Hour Requirements  for more information.