The School of Arts & Sciences

Suggested three-year study plan

This program requires 92 credits and can be completed in three years. 

Year 1 (31 Credits)

Fall (15 Credits)

Number Course Cr
ENG202 Sophomore Rhetoric 3
ARA313 Creative Writing 3
—- LAC Course (Arts) 3
ARA303 Arabic Grammar and Syntax 3
TRA222 Translation Theory & Methodology 3

Spring (16 Credits)

Number Course Cr
ENG203 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
—- LAC Course (Philosophy/Religion/History) 3
—- LAC Course (Sciences) 3
ETH201 Moral Reasoning 1
ENG308 Semantics & Pragmatics 3
TRA224 Translation of Journalistic Texts 3

Year 2 (31 Credits)

Fall (16 Credits)

Number Course Cr
—- LAC Course (English Literature) 3
—- LAC Elective Course 3
ARA305 Arabic Philology and Lexicography 3
TRA312 Contrastive Linguistics 3
TRA332 Translation of Business & Economics Texts 3
TRA346 Editing 1

Spring (15 Credits)

Number Course Cr
—- LAC Course (Social Sciences) 3
TRA326 Translation of UN & Inter’l Conference Texts 3
TRA328 Translation of Audiovisuals 3
TRA330 Translation of Official & Legal Documents 3
TRA342 Computer Apps & Tools 3

Year 3 (30 Credits)

Fall (14 Credits)

Number Course Cr
HLT201 Basic Health 1
TRA334 Translation of Technical Texts 3
TRA460/482 Advanced Translation of Business & Economics Texts/Translation of Audiovisuals (Emphasis) 3
TRA462/484 Advanced Translation of Administrative Texts/ Trans. of UN & Inter’l Conference Texts (Emphasis) 3
CSC201 Computer Applications 1
TRA444 Practicum 3

Spring (16 Credits)

Number Course Cr
PED231 Modern Dance  1
—- LAC Elective (Arabic/Social Sciences) 3
TRA464/486 Advanced Trans. of Official & Legal Docs/Trans. of Official & Legal Docs (Emphasis) 3
TRA488 Special Topics in Translation (Emphasis) 3
TRA499 Senior Study 3
—- Free Elective  3

*For a full list of Liberal Arts Curriculum courses (LAC), click here.

 


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