Certificate 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.
Certificate 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... or Prof. Burgos burgosda@wfu...
Certificate in Spanish for International Cooperation, Business and Law (ICBL) teaches general concepts and skills necessary to perform effectively in professional international cooperation, business and law Spanish-speaking settings. Requirements include SPA 381; SPA 387; SPA 388; and SPA 389.
Certificate 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: Dr. José josea@wfu...
Certificate in Business French: concentration prepares students to use their French in their future professional life. The program focuses on French business culture, translation and cross-cultural awareness. Requires 12 hours above French 319 which include:
319 Composition and Review of Grammar.
321 Introduction to Translation
329 Introduction to Business French
330 Advanced Business French
and one additional course in French above 214
Contact: Department Chair Dr. Wells wells@wfu…
SPA 371 Contrastive Spanish/English
SPA 381 Spanish Translation
SPA 383 Medical-Scientific Translation
SPA 388 Global Negotiation and Conflict-Management Skills in a Spanish-Speaking Setting
SPA 382 Spanish-English Interpreting
SPA 387 Cultural Industries and Institutions in Spain and Spanish America
SPA 393 Medical Spanish
LIN 383 Language Engineering: Localization and Terminology Management