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(Archive) Russian Translation (RUS T)

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Begin Date: Summer Session 1990
End Date: Spring Semester 1999

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 124 credits is required.

RUSSIAN TRANSLATION MINOR: Students must take RUS 330(3), 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.

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

GENERAL EDUCATION: 46 credits
(See description of General Education in front of Bulletin.)

ELECTIVES: 18 credits

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

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

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

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


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The University reserves the right to change the requirements and regulations listed here and to determine whether a student has satisfactorily met its requirements for admission or graduation, and to reject any applicant for any reason the University determines to be material to the applicant's qualifications to pursue higher education. Nothing in this material should be considered a guarantee that completion of a program and graduation from the University will result in employment.

Last Revised by the Department: Summer Session 1990

Blue Sheet Item #: 18-06-008

Review Date: 6/2/99 (General Education Update)

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