Northern Kentucky University

Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16

World Languages and Literatures Minors

Minor in French

If a particular course has a prerequisite that is not listed as part of the major requirements, then the prerequisite is given in italics below the course for which it is a prerequisite. These prerequisites are not included in the program totals in the table below, but they must be completed IN ADDITION TO other program requirements.

Requirements for Minor: French

Credits

FRE 201

Intermediate French I

Prerequisites: FRE 101 and FRE 102 or placement

3

FRE 202

Intermediate French II

3

FRE 304

French Composition and Conversation

3

Culture Study: select one course from the following:

FRE 310

French Culture and Society Today

 

FRE 311

French Cultural History

 

FRE 330

Studies in French Language Cinema

 

FRE 340

Business French

 

FRE 401

French Phonetics and Pronunciation

3

FRE 402

Advanced French Grammar and Syntax

 

FRE 480

Studies in French Culture

 

FRE 520

Readings: French (culture topic)

 

Literary Study: select one course from the following:

FRE 320

Survey of French Literature

 

FRE 322

French Drama

 

FRE 323

French Prose Fiction

3

FRE 481

Studies in French Literature

 

FRE 520

Readings: French (literary topic)

 

Select two FRE electives above the 202 level

6

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Minor in German

If a particular course has a prerequisite that is not listed as part of the major requirements, then the prerequisite is given in italics below the course for which it is a prerequisite. These prerequisites are not included in the program totals in the table below, but they must be completed IN ADDITION TO other program requirements.

Requirements for Minor: German

Credits

GER 201

Intermediate German I

Prerequisite: GER 101 and GER 102 or placement

3

GER 202

Intermediate German II

3

GER 304

German Composition and Conversation

3

Culture Study: select one course from the following:

GER 310

Contemporary German Life

 

GER 311

German Cultural History

 

GER 330

Studies in German Language Cinema

 

GER 340

Business German

3

GER 401

German Phonetics and Pronunciation

 

GER 402

Advanced German Grammar and Syntax

 

GER 480

Studies in German Culture

 

GER 520

Readings: German (culture topic)

 

Literary Study: select one course from the following:

GER 320

Survey of German Literature

 

GER 322

German Drama

 

GER 323

German Prose Fiction

3

GER 481

Studies in German Literature

 

GER 520

Readings: German (literary topic)

 

Select two GER electives above the 202 level

6

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Minor in Japanese Language and Culture

If a particular course has a prerequisite that is not listed as part of the major requirements, then the prerequisite is given in italics below the course for which it is a prerequisite. These prerequisites are not included in the program totals in the table below, but they must be completed IN ADDITION TO other program requirements.

Requirements for Minor: Japanese Language and Culture

Credits

JPN 201

Intermediate Japanese

Prerequisite: JPN 101 and JPN 102 or placement

 

3

JPN 202

Intermediate Japanese II

3

Language and Culture Study: select three courses from the following:

JPN 304

Japanese Composition and Conversation

 

JPN 311

Japanese Cultural History

 

JPN 325

Japanese Myth and Folklore

 

JPN 340

Business Japanese

 

JPN 380

Topics in Advanced Japanese

(may be repeated once as a language and culture course if topic varies)

9

JPN 401

Japanese Phonetics and Pronunciation

 

JPN 402

Advanced Japanese Grammar and Syntax

 

Electives – select two courses from the following or any two above not already taken

ANT 385

Peoples of East and Southeast Asia

 

ARTH 304

Survey of Asian Art

 

 

ARTH 359

Arts and Crafts of Japan

 

GEO 410

Geography of East Asia

 

GEO 540

Cultural Geography of Asia

6

HIS 338

History of Japan

 

JPN 350

Methods of Teaching Japanese

 

MUS 106

Music of World Cultures

 

POP 345

Japanese Popular Culture

 

PHI 304

Zen

 

PHI 312

Eastern Philosophy

 

PSC 388

Politics of Asia

 

REL 350

World Religions and Ethics

 

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Minor in Spanish

If a particular course has a prerequisite that is not listed as part of the major requirements, then the prerequisite is given in italics below the course for which it is a prerequisite. These prerequisites are not included in the program totals in the table below, but they must be completed IN ADDITION TO other program requirements.

Requirements for Minor: Spanish

Credits

SPI 201

Intermediate Spanish I

Prerequisite: SPI 101 and SPI 102 or placement

3

SPI 202

Intermediate Spanish II

3

SPI 304

Spanish Composition and Conversation

3

Culture Study: select one course from the following:

SPI 310

Spanish Culture and Civilization

 

SPI 311

Spanish-American Culture and Civilization

 

SPI 330

Studies in Spanish Language Cinema

 

SPI 340

Business Spanish

3

SPI 401

Spanish Phonetics and Pronunciation

 

SPI 402

Advanced Spanish Grammar and Syntax

 

SPI 480

Studies in Spanish and Spanish-American Culture

 

SPI 520

Readings in Spanish (culture topic)

 

Literary Study: select one course from the following:

SPI 320

Survey of Peninsular Spanish Literature

 

SPI 321

Survey of Spanish-American Literature

 

SPI 322

Hispanic Drama

3

SPI 323

Hispanic Prose Fiction

 

SPI 481

Studies in Spanish and Spanish-American Literature

 

SPI 520

Readings in Spanish (literary topic)

 

Select two SPI courses above the 202 level

6

TOTAL CREDITS

21

Catalog Contents

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Undergraduate Catalog 2015-16

The Catalog

Catalog Changes

University Accreditation

Employment and Earnings of Kentucky College Graduates

About NKU

Program Offerings

Admissions and Enrollment

International Admissions and Enrollment

Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid

Academic Program Opportunities

University Policies and Procedures

Academic Support

Student Engagement

General Education

College of Arts and Sciences

Haile/U.S. Bank College of Business

College of Education and Human Services

College of Health Professions

College of Informatics

Pre-Professional and Interdisciplinary Programs

Course Descriptions

Course Description Notes

Accounting Courses (ACC)

Anthropology Courses (ANT)

Arabic Courses (ARI)

Art Courses (ART)

Astronomy Courses (AST)

Athletic Training Program Courses (ATP)

Biological Sciences Courses (BIO)

Business Informatics Courses (BIS)

Black Studies Courses (BLS)

Business Courses (BUS)

College of Arts and Sciences Courses (CAS)

Cooperative Education Courses (CEP)

Chemistry Courses (CHE)

Chinese Courses (CHI)

Cinema Studies Courses (CIN)

Computer Information Technology Courses (CIT)

Construction Management Courses (CMGT)

Communication Studies Courses (CMST)

Communication Courses (COM)

Counseling Courses (COU)

Computer Science Courses (CSC)

Career and Technical Education Courses (CTE)

Dance Courses (DAN)

Data Science Courses (DSC)

Economics Courses (ECO)

Education – Special Education Courses (EDS)

Education Courses (EDU)

Engineering Technology Courses (EGT)

Electronic Media and Broadcasting Courses (EMB)

English Courses (ENG)

English Developmental Courses (ENGD)

Entrepreneurship Courses (ENTP)

Environmental Science Courses (ENV)

Finance Courses (FIN)

Financial Literacy Courses (FLC)

French Courses (FRE)

Geography Courses (GEO)

German Courses (GER)

Geology Courses (GLY)

Health Education Courses (HEA)

Health Informatics Courses (HIN)

History Courses (HIS)

Honors Courses (HNR)

Human Resource Management Courses (HRM)

Health Science Courses (HSC)

Human Services/Mental Health Courses (HSR)

Informatics Courses (INF)

International Programs Courses (INTL)

Integrative Studies Courses (IST)

Italian Courses (ITA)

Journalism Courses (JOU)

Japanese Courses (JPN)

Criminal Justice Courses (JUS)

Kinesiology Courses (KIN)

Korean Courses (KOR)

Learning Assistance Program Courses (LAP)

Latin Courses (LAT)

Organizational Leadership Courses (LDR)

Library Informatics Courses (LIN)

Developmental Mathematics Courses (MAHD)

Mathematics Courses (MAT)

Medieval Studies Courses (MDS)

Management Courses (MGT)

Media Informatics Courses (MIN)

Marketing Courses (MKT)

Military Science Courses (MSC)

Music Courses (MUS)

Neuroscience Courses (NEU)

Nursing Registered Professional Courses (NRP)

Nursing Baccalaureate Courses (NRS)

Public Administration Courses (PAD)

Physical Education Courses (PHE)

Philosophy Courses (PHI)

Physics Courses (PHY)

Popular Culture Courses (POP)

Public Relations Courses (PRE)

Political Science Courses (PSC)

Psychology Courses (PSY)

Radiologic Science Courses (RAD)

Reading Workshop Courses (RDG)

Religious Studies Courses (REL)

Respiratory Care Courses (RSP)

Russian Courses (RUS)

Integrated Sciences Courses (SCI)

Sociology Courses (SOC)

Sports Business Courses (SPB)

Spanish Courses (SPI)

Statistics Courses (STA)

Social Work Courses (SWK)

Theatre Courses (TAR)

University Programs Courses (UNV)

Women's and Gender Studies Courses (WGS)

World Languages Courses (WLL)

University Administration

Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

Appendices

Kentucky Residency

Index