Languages Offered at BYU: All

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Afrikaans
The Center for Language Studies will offer beginning courses in Afrikaans during Fall and Winter Semesters if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Afrikaans.
Region:
Africa
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Albanian
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Albanian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Albanian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers an Albanian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Albanian.
Region:
Europe
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Arabic
A full range of Arabic courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages. The department offers an undergraduate minor in Arabic and participates in the interdisciplinary major, Middle East Studies/Arabic. Arabic is also a language specialization in the Second Language Teaching MA program. Intensive courses in Arabic are regularly offered during the Summer Term by the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Arabic.
Region:
Africa, Asia and Middle East
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Armenian
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Armenian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Armenian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers an Armenian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Armenian.
Region:
Northern Asia and Russia
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ASL
American Sign Language is the predominate form of sign language used as a means of communication among deaf communities in the United States and much of Canada. A full range of ASL courses are taught at BYU through the Center for Language Studies, and intensive courses in ASL are regularly offered during Spring and Summer Terms. Students can complete the GE languages of learning credit by completing ASL 202. The department does not offer a major or minor in ASL; however, advanced ASL classes, which include ASL linguistics and introduction to interpreting, are offered.
Region:
North America
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Aymara
Aymara is the main language spoken by the Aymaran people living in the Andes. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Aymara, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Aymara if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Aymara.
Region:
South America
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Basque
Basque is the language spoken by the indigenous population located in northeastern Spain and southwestern France. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Basque, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Basque if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Europe
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Bicolano
Bicolano is spoken mainly in the Central Philippines. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Bicolano, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Bicolano if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Bislama
Bislama is the national language in the Republic of Vanuatu, and one of the three official languages spoken in this country. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Bislama, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Bislama if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Australia and South Pacific
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Bulgarian
The Center for Language Studies offers BULGN 330R, an advanced Bulgarian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Bulgarian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Bulgarian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Bulgarian.
Region:
Europe
FLATS exam:
Burmese
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Burmese, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Burmese if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Cakchiquel
Cakchiquel is a Mayan language spoken by the Cakchiquel people of Guatemala. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Cakchiquel, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Cakchiquel if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Cakchiquel.
Region:
South America
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Cambodian
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Cambodian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Cambodian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Cambodian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Cambodian.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Cantonese
Classes in Cantonese are taught at BYU through the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages. The department also administers a Cantonese Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Cantonese.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Catalan
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Catalan, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Catalan if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Europe
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Cebuano
Cebuano is a language indigenous to the southern Philippines. The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Cebuano course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Cebuano if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Cebuano Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Cebuano.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Chinese (Mandarin)
A full range of Mandarin Chinese courses is taught at BYU through the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages. The department offers undergraduate majors and minors in both Chinese and Chinese Teaching. Chinese is also a language specialization in the Second Language Teaching MA program. The department administers a Chinese Credit Exam for BYU students.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Croatian
See Serbian/Croatian.
Region:
Europe
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Czech
The Center for Language Studies offers CZECH 330R, an advanced Czech course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Czech if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Czech Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Czech.
Region:
Europe
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Danish
A number of Danish courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature in connection with the Scandinavian Studies Minor Program. The department also administers a Danish Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Danish.
Region:
Europe
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Dutch
The Center for Language Studies offers DUTCH 340, an advanced Dutch course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Dutch if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Dutch Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Dutch.
Region:
Europe
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English
Courses in English for native speakers are taught at BYU through the Department of English and the Department of Linguistics and English Language. The Department of English offers undergraduate majors and minors in both English and English Teaching, as well as a graduate MA program in English. Programs in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) are administered through the Department of Linguistics, and include a TESOL undergraduate minor, TESOL Graduate Certificate, and TESOL MA degree. Nonnative speakers may enroll in English as a Second Language (ESL) courses at BYU through the Department of Linguistics and the English Language Center. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in English.
Region:
Africa, Australia and South Pacific, Europe, North America, Northern Asia and Russia
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Estonian
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Estonian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Estonian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers an Estonian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Estonian.
Region:
Europe
FLATS exam:
Fijian
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Fijian, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Fijian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Fijian.
Region:
Asia and Middle East, Australia and South Pacific
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Finnish
A number of Finnish courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature in connection with the Scandinavian Studies Minor Program. The department also administers a Finnish Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Finnish.
Region:
Europe
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FLANG
Region:
Africa
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French
A full range of French courses are taught at BYU through the Department of French and Italian. The department offers undergraduate majors and minors in both French and French Teaching, as well as a graduate MA program in French Studies. French is also a language specialization in the Second Language Teaching MA program. The department administers a French Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in French.
Region:
Africa, Europe
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Ga
Ga is the language spoken by the Ga tribe located in Ghana. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Ga, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Ga if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Africa
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Georgian
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Georgian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Georgian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Georgian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Georgian.
Region:
Europe, Northern Asia and Russia
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German
A full range of German courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages. The department offers undergraduate majors and minors in both German and German Teaching. German is also a language specialization in the Second Language Teaching MA program. The department administers a German Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in German.
Region:
Europe
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Greek
A full range of Greek courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature. Classical Greek is an available emphasis under the department's Classical Studies undergraduate major. The Center for Language Studies will schedule additional courses in Modern Greek if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Modern Greek.
Region:
Europe
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Guarani
Guarani is a language spoken by the indigenous populations scattered throughout Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Bolivia. The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Guarani course which requires fluency. The Center also administers a Guarani Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Guarani.
Region:
South America
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Haitian Creole
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Haitian Creole, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Haitian Creole if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Haitian Creole.
Region:
South America
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Hawaiian
The Center for Language Studies will offer beginning courses in Hawaiian during Fall and Winter Semesters if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
North America
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Hebrew
A full range of Hebrew courses (both Modern Hebrew and Biblical Hebrew) are taught at BYU through the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages. The department offers an undergraduate minor in Hebrew. Intensive courses in Hebrew are offered by the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages during Summer Term.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Hiligaynon
See Ilonggo/Hiligaynon.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Hindi
The Center for Language Studies will offer beginning courses in Hindi during Fall and Winter Semesters if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Hmong
Hmong is a language spoken by the Hmong people of Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou, Guangxi, northern Vietnam, Thailand, and Laos. The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Hmong course which requires fluency. The Center also administers a Hmong Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Hmong.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Hungarian
The Center for Language Studies offers HUNG 330, an advanced Hungarian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Hungarian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Hungarian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Hungarian.
Region:
Europe
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Icelandic
Classes in Icelandic at BYU are scheduled through the Department of Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature in connection with the Scandinavian Studies Minor Program. The department also administers an Icelandic Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Icelandic.
Region:
Europe
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Ilocano
Ilocano is the third most popular language spoken in the Philippines. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Ilocano, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Ilocano if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Ilonggo/Hiligaynon
Ilonggo, also referred to as Hiligaynon is one of the languages spoken in the western Philippines. The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Ilonggo course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Ilonggo if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers an Ilonggo Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Ilonggo/Hiligaynon.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Ilongot
Ilongot is a language spoken in northern Luzon of the Philippines. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Ilongot, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Ilongot if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Indonesian
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Indonesian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Indonesian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers an Indonesian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Indonesian.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Italian
A full range of Italian courses are taught at BYU through the Department of French and Italian. The department offers an undergraduate major and minor in Italian. The department also administers an Italian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Italian.
Region:
Europe
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Japanese
A full range of Japanese courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages. The department offers undergraduate majors and minors in both Japanese and, with department approval, Japanese Teaching. Japanese is also a language specialization in the Second Language MA program. The department administers a Japanese Credit Exam for BYU students and offers intensive courses in Japanese during Summer Term. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Japanese.
Region:
Asia and Middle East, Northern Asia and Russia
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Javanese
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Javanese, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Javanese if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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K'iche'
K'iche' is a Mayan language spoken in central Guatemala. The Center for Language Studies will offer beginning courses in K’iche during Fall and Winter Semesters if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
South America
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Kazakh
Kazakh is the national language of Kazakhstan. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Kazakh, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Kazakh if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Northern Asia and Russia
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Korean
A full range of Korean courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages. The department offers an undergraduate major and minor in Korean. The department also administers a Korean Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Korean.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Laotian
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Laotian, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Laotian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Latin
A variety of Latin courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature. The department offers an undergraduate major and minor in Latin Teaching, and Latin is an available emphasis under the department's Classical Studies undergraduate major.
Region:
Europe
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Latvian
The Center for Language Studies offers LATVI 330, an advanced Latvian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Latvian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Latvian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Latvian.
Region:
Europe
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Lithuanian
The Center for Language Studies offers LITHU 330, an advanced Lithuanian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Lithuanian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Lithuanian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Lithuanian.
Region:
Europe
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Malagasy
Malagasy is the official language of Madagascar. The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Malagasy course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Malagasy if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Malagasy Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Malagasy.
Region:
Africa
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Malay
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Malay, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Malay if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Mandarin
See Chinese (Mandarin).
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Maori
Maori is the language spoken by the indigenous Maori people of New Zealand. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Maori, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Maori if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Maori.
Region:
Australia and South Pacific
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Marshallese
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Marshallese, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Marshallese if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Maya/Mopan
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Maya, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Maya if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
South America
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Mongolian
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Mongolian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Mongolian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Mongolian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Mongolian.
Region:
Asia and Middle East, Northern Asia and Russia
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Navajo
The Center for Language Studies will offer beginning Navajo courses during Fall and Winter Semesters if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Navajo.
Region:
North America
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Niuean
Niuean is a Polynesian language originating from Niue Island. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Niuean, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Niuean if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Norse
ICLND 429, a course in Old Norse literature, is offered at BYU through the Department of Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature in connection with the Scandinavian Studies Program.
Region:
Europe
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Norwegian
Norwegian courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature in connection with the Scandinavian Studies Minor Program. The department also administers a Norwegian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Norwegian.
Region:
Europe
FLATS exam:
Persian
The Center for Language Studies will offer beginning Persian courses during Fall and Winter Semesters if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Persian.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
FLATS exam:
Polish
The Center for Language Studies offers POLSH 330, an advanced Polish course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Polish if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Polish Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Polish.
Region:
Europe
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Portuguese
A full range of Portuguese courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. The department offers an undergraduate major and minor in Portuguese as well as a graduate MA program. The department administers a Portuguese Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Brazilian Portuguese and Continental Portuguese.
Region:
Africa, Europe, South America
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Quechua
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Quechua, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Quechua if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Quechua.
Region:
South America
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Rarotongan
Rarotongan is the official language of the Cook Islands located near New Zealand. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Rarotongan, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Rarotongan if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Rarotongan.
Region:
Australia and South Pacific
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Romanian
The Center for Language Studies offers Romanian 340, an advanced Romanian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Romanian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Romanian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Romanian.
Region:
Europe
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Russian
A full range of Russian courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages. The department offers an undergraduate major in Russian and minors in both Russian and Russian Teaching. Russian is also a language specialization in the Second Language Teaching MA program. The department offers a Russian Credit Exam for BYU students and intensive courses in Russian during Summer Term. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Russian.
Region:
Europe, Northern Asia and Russia
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Samoan
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Samoan course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Samoan if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Samoan Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Samoan.
Region:
Australia and South Pacific
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Serbian/Croatian
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Serbo-Croatian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Serbo-Croatian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Serbo-Croatian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Serbian/Croatian.
Region:
Europe
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Slovenian
The Center for Language Studies offers SLN 330, an advanced Slovenian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Slovenian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Slovenian Credit Exam for BYU students.
Region:
Northern Asia and Russia
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Spanish
A full range of Spanish courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Spanish and Portuguese. The department offers undergraduate majors and minors in Spanish, Spanish Teaching and Spanish Translation as well as a graduate MA program in Spanish Literature. The department administers a Spanish Credit Exam for BYU students and offers intensive courses in Spanish during Summer Term. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Spanish.
Region:
Europe, North America, South America
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Swahili
The Center for Language Studies will offer beginning Swahili courses during Fall and Winter Semesters if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Africa
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Swedish
Swedish courses are taught at BYU through the Department of Humanities, Classics, and Comparative Literature in connection with the Scandinavian Studies Minor Program. The department also administers a Swedish Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Swedish.
Region:
Europe
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Tagalog
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Tagalog course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Tagalog if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Tagalog Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Tagalog.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Tahitian
The Center for Language Studies offers beginning Tahitian courses during Fall and Winter Semesters if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Tahitian.
Region:
Australia and South Pacific
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Taiwanese
Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Taiwanese, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Taiwanese if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
FLATS exam:
Thai
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Thai course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Thai if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Thai Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Thai.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
FLATS exam:
Tongan
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Tongan course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Tongan if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Tongan Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Tongan.
Region:
Australia and South Pacific
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Trukese
Trukese is the language originating from the Chuuk Islands in Micronesia. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Trukese, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Trukese if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Turkish
The Center for Language Studies will offer beginning Turkish courses during Fall and Winter Semesters if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Twi
Twi is the principal language spoken by the Akan people in Ghana. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Twi, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Twi if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Africa
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Ukrainian
The Center for Language Studies offers UKRAI 330, an advanced Ukrainian course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Ukrainian if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Ukrainian Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Ukrainian.
Region:
Europe, Northern Asia and Russia
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Urdu
Urdu is the national language of Pakistan and is associated with the Hindu people of Pakistan and India. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Urdu, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Urdu if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Vietnamese
The Center for Language Studies offers FLANG 330R, an advanced Vietnamese course which requires fluency. In addition, the Center will schedule beginning courses in Vietnamese if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found. The Center also administers a Vietnamese Credit Exam for BYU students. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Vietnamese.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Waray-Waray
Waray-Waray is the language spoken on Samar island, Leyte Island, and Biliran Island in the Philippines. Although BYU does not currently offer courses in Waray-Waray, the Center for Language Studies will schedule courses in Waray-Waray if a qualified teacher and sufficient student interest can be found.
Region:
Asia and Middle East
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Welsh
The Center for Language Studies offers beginning (100-level) courses during Fall and Winter Semesters. Intermediate (200-level) courses are offered in Wales through the Study Abroad Program during Spring and Summer Terms. An advanced reading course as well as a Welsh choir are offered during Fall and Winter Semesters. The Humanities Technology Research Support Center also offers a FLATS proficiency exam in Welsh.
Region:
Europe
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