1 quarter pathway and ba linguistics in Western washington university
Linguistics, the science of language, is an interdisciplinary field which relates to the diversity of the cultures and languages of the world. It is an integral part of most serious pursuits dealing with aspects of language study and analysis. As the boundaries of the world change, an understanding of individual languages and cultures becomes increasingly important. Communication in this complex society requires knowledge of the workings of languages, as well as their interrelationship within their respective cultures. The International Year program will provide you with the solid foundation you need to be successful in your university degree.
A secondary certification or passed an appropriate external exam, An essay, Official academic credentials, TOEFL ibT of 80, a minimum IELTS score of 6.5, Official secondary school credentials with certified English translations when necessary, Statement of Financial Responsibility, ACT or SAT .
Careers in Translating and Interpreting, Language Documentation and Fieldwork, Publishing (Editing, Writing), K-12 Teaching (World Languages, ESL, literacy)