College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities

Modern Languages Program

Majors in Modern Languages

The B.A. in Modern Languages is offered in the following languages:

Curriculum

2012-2013 Modern Languages Curriculum (PDF)

2011-2012 Modern Languages Curriculum (PDF)

Minors in Modern Languages

A minor in Modern Languages requires 15 credits from one modern language (Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, or Spanish) from courses at the 3000 and 4000 levels, including at least one literature course at the 4000 level. In French, one of the 3000-level courses must be FR 3050. FR 4380 and 4390, JAPN 4010, (ANTH) 4170, 4990, and SPAN 4380 and 4390 may not be used to satisfy requirements for the French, Japanese, or Spanish minor.

Minor in East Asian Studies

A minor in East Asian Studies requires 15 credits, of which at least six credits must be at the 4000 level, distributed as follows: three credits from Group I, six additional credits selected from Group I or from Group II, and six credits from Group III:

Group I—CHIN (ANTH) 4180, HIST 3340, JAPN (ANTH) 4170, POSC 3720

Group II—HIST 3300, 3330, PHIL (CHIN) 3120, (CHIN) 3130, POSC 4720, 4770, REL 3140, or any other approved courses selected from department list

Group III—EAS 1230, JAPN 4010, 4990, any Chinese or Japanese language course, or any other approved courses selected from department list

Courses in Groups II and III must represent a combination of Chinese and Japanese courses.

Modern Languages Advisors

American Sign Language
Alton Brant
310 Strode Tower
656-3396
alton@clemson.edu

Chinese
Yanming An
614 Strode Tower
656-3395
yanming@clemson.edu

French
Joe Mai
509 Strode Tower
656-3241
jmai@clemson.edu

German
Johannes Schmidt
706 Strode Tower
656-4299
schmidj@clemson.edu

Italian
Luca Barattoni
303 Strode Tower
864-656-3538
lbarrat@clemson.edu

Japanese
Toshiko Kishimoto 
705 Strode Tower
864-656-5393
ktoshik@clemson.edu

Spanish
Michael Greene
710 Strode Tower
864-656-1671
mgreen4@clemson.edu

Placement Test