College of Arts and Sciences
Majors, Minors and Other Opportunities
Bachelor of Arts Degree (B.A.) in Foreign Languages and Cultures has three options!
We also offer the B.A. in:
Undergraduate minors in:
We also offer elementary and intermediate instruction in Chinese and Japanese. We sponsor two popular study abroad programs: WISE-Spain and WISE-Costa Rica.
We encourage double majors in Foreign Languages and Cultures and another discipline. Joint curriculum sequences are available for the following programs:
Foreign Languages in the News
New York Post reports, "Speaking Two or More Languages Becoming Essential Skill."
Resources for Students
German Coffee and Conversation Hour
German "Kaffeestunde" will be every Monday at 4:00-5:00 pm in Morgan Hall 303 lab. For more information contact Dr. Gary Schmidt for more info at (309) 298-1558 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Japanese Club will be every Wednesday at 4:30 pm in Morgan Hall 330.
Learn about Japanese culture, improve your Japanese speaking skills, and meet new people.
For information contact Wenhong Teel at (309)298-1232 or via email at email@example.com
Grupo de Español (Spanish Conversation Hour)
Spanish Club's Conversation Dinner-November 13, 2014
Spanish Conversation Hour will be on Tuesdays in Morgan Hall 303 (Department of Foreign Languages and Literature's lab) from 2:00-3:00 pm. It is only for WIU students. It is a chance for students to get together and have Spanish conversation in a casual setting.
Tertulias (Spanish Conversations) will be held every other Thursday, from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Casa Latino Lounge in the Multicultural Center. Tertulias is a great way to practice and improve Spanish speaking skills. It is free and open to WIU students, faculty, staff, and the community.
Dates Tertulias will meet:
September 25, October 9, October 23, October 30, November 6, November 20, and December 4
French Conversation Hour
Wednesdays, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm, located in MG Room 328.
For more information contact Dr. Edmond Asare, at (309) 298-1558 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org