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ARCHIVE - Russian Translation (RUS T)

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Begin Date: Summer Session 1990
End Date: Spring Semester 2002

Russian Translation (RUS T) - (ARCHIVE)

PROFESSOR MICHAEL M. NAYDAN, in charge

This major is designed to offer, within the context of a liberal education, specialized skills in technical translation from the Russian language. The curriculum is career oriented and requires competence in a technical field or fields in addition to the language skill. The student will select such a field or fields in accordance with his or her special interests and in consultation both with the adviser and with persons directly involved with the field chosen.

For the B.S. degree in Russian Translation, a minimum of 123 credits is required.

RUSSIAN TRANSLATION MINOR: Students must take RUS 330(3), RUS 412(3), and an additional 12 credits of Russian, 3 at the 400 level and 9 at the 200 level or higher, for a total of 18 credits. A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

GENERAL EDUCATION: 45 credits
(See description of General Education in front of Bulletin.)

FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR:
(Included in ELECTIVES or GENERAL EDUCATION course selection)

INTERCULTURAL AND INTERNATIONAL COMPETENCE:
(Included in ELECTIVES, GENERAL EDUCATION course selection, or REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

WRITING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM:
(Included in ELECTIVES, GENERAL EDUCATION course selection, or REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

ELECTIVES: 18 credits

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR: 60-72 credits[1]

PRESCRIBED COURSES (18 credits)
RUS 204(3), RUS 214(3), RUS 304(3), RUS 330(3), RUS 412(6) (Sem: 5-8)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (18 credits)
ENGL 415(3), ENGL 416(3), ENGL 417(3), ENGL 418(3), ENGL 419(3), ENGL 421(3), or CMLIT 410(3) (Sem: 5-8)
HIST 141 GH(3), HIST 433(3), or HIST 434(3) (Sem: 3-8)
RUS 100 GH;DF(3), RUS 110 GH;DF(3), RUS 120 GH(3), RUS 141W(3), or RUS 142W(3) (Sem: 5-8)
PL SC 413(3) or PL SC 414(3) (Sem: 7-8)
RUS 360(3), RUS 450(3), or RUS 460(3) (Sem: 5-8)
RUS 426(3) or RUS 427(3) (Sem: 5-8)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (24-36 credits)
Proficiency in Russian must be demonstrated by either course work or examination equivalent to the completion of 12 credits of course work (0-12) (Sem: 1-4)
Select a minimum of 24 credits in a field (or fields) in which the student plans to specialize as a translator (Sem: 3-8)

[1] A student enrolled in this major must receive a grade of C or better, as specified in Senate Policy 82-44.

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 1990

Blue Sheet Item #: 18-06-008

Review Date: 01/19/00 (General Education information updated)

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