Concentrations

Concentration in Spanish Translation/Localization (STL) teaches strategies of Spanish into English translation and introduces students to various software/web site translation applications. Requirements include SPA 371; SPA 381; SPA 384; SPA 382 or SPA 387 or SPA 388; and LIN 383.

Concentration in Spanish Interpreting (SI) teaches strategies for different types of Spanish/English interpreting. Requirements include SPA 382; SPA 384; one course in the SPA 330-369 sequence; and any one of the following courses: SPA 381 or SPA 387 or SPA 388 or SPA 391 or SPA 371 or SPA 322 or LIN 383.

Contact: Dr. Furmanek furmano@wfu.edu or Prof. Burgos burgosda@wfu.edu


Concentration in Spanish for Business teaches general concepts and skills necessary to perform effectively in professional international business settings. Requirements include two courses from SPA 325-327; and one course from SPA 315-319 or SPA 381/SPN 381.

Concentration in Medical Spanish (MS) teaches medical and cultural concepts and prepares students to use Spanish in a healthcare setting. Requirements include SPA 382; SPA 383; and SPA 391.

Contact your Spanish adviser for more information.