Languages Offered at BYU: South America

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam:
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
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:
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
FLATS exam:
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
FLATS exam: