Languages Offered at BYU: Africa

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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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
FLANG
Region:
Africa
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam: