SCAD students dancing at Diwali Festival

Language and cultural studies minor

Available at:  
- Savannah

By exploring a language and culture that surrounds the language, students can elevate their awareness and understanding of global issues. Students progress through coursework that approaches communication from historical, visual, literary and linguistic traditions and perspectives with emphasis on cultural literacy and instruction in a foreign language.

  • Select three foreign language courses in the same language:

  • Chinese (Mandarin):

  • CHIN 101 Chinese I (Mandarin): Basic Grammar and Vocabulary
  • CHIN 202 Chinese II (Mandarin): Grammar and Conversation
  • CHIN 303 Chinese III (Mandarin): Intermediate Grammar, Reading and Writing
  • French:

  • FREN 101 French I: Basic Grammar and Vocabulary
  • FREN 202 French II: Grammar and Conversation
  • FREN 303 French III: Intermediate Grammar, Reading and Writing
  • Spanish:

  • SPAN 101 Spanish I: Basic Grammar and Vocabulary
  • SPAN 202 Spanish II: Grammar and Conversation
  • SPAN 303 Spanish III: Intermediate Grammar, Reading and Writing
  • Select one of these three courses; CHIN 150 Journey the Yangtze: Survey of Chinese Culture┬ámay only be selected when pursuing the Chinese language:

  • ANTH 106 Language, Culture and Society
  • CHIN 150 Journey the Yangtze: Survey of Chinese Culture
  • COMM 205 Intercultural Communication
  • Select two of these nine courses that correspond to the foreign language:

  • ENGL 179 French Literature: Love, Madness and Death
  • ENGL 186 Latin American Literature: Magic and Machismo
  • ENGL 215 Chinese Literature in Translation
  • ARTH 240 Treasures of Provence
  • ARTH 271 Art of China
  • ARTH 285 Power and the Arts in Asia
  • ARTH 370 French Modernism
  • ARTH 372 French Impressionism
  • ARTH 383 Ancient Mesoamerican Art and Architecture

Total course of study: 30 hours