Modern Languages and Cultural Studies

Learn more about the language courses available through the Modern Languages and Cultural Studies department. From American Sign Language (ASL) to Swedish, we've got you covered!

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Major in Modern Languages and Cultural Studies: 
Create your individual course programme. You can choose between two routes

Honors and Combined Honors
It offers exceptional students the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of their area of major study.
MLCS Certificate in Translation Studies
It is an academic program that introduces you to the theory and practice of translation.
Minors

Modern Languages and Cultural Studies offers MA and PhD degree programs in four major areas:

All of our programs feature interdisciplinary and transcultural seminars, a student-designed professional development portfolio, and colloquia that support collaboration and accelerated time to degree completion.

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    July 04, 2022

    Tsugumi (Mimi) Okabe is starting a new position as clinical assistant professor in the Asian Studies program at SUNY at Buffalo.

  • Congratulations to Jérémie Pelletier-Gagnon

    June 30, 2022

    Jérémie Pelletier-Gagnon, an interdisciplinary PhD in Digital Humanities and Comparative Literature, is starting a new position at the Université de l'Ontario français (French University of Ontario).

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    May 25, 2022

    Congratulations to Lily Foster recipient of a grant from SLAM - University of Milan Language Centre.

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