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World Languages and Cultures
Gallaudet’s World Languages and Cultures program delivers global marketability to its graduates by exposing them to world cultures through a variety of avenues. Students gain valuable proficiency in other languages by immersing themselves in study abroad or internship opportunities.
As an international studies major, you have many choices as you learn other languages—including signed languages—and take courses about global cultures, international policies, humanitarian law, and economic, social, political, and...
Spanish majors will build your skills and understanding through language courses, literature courses, and an international internship or study-abroad experience. A Spanish degree sets students up well for careers in...
Students in our Minor in Spanish program take a mandatory 15 hours of electives to provide a solid knowledge base in Spanish language, culture, and literature.
Students in the World Languages and Cultures programs have the world open to them. They can study abroad for a semester in one of the following countries to learn a foreign sign language.
The IDMA Program Monthly Journal [MOJO] is for colleagues, communities, and partners dedicated to social justice work within international development spaces, scholarship, advocacy, research, training, policy-making, and fieldwork practice.
MOJO grows out of our mission to train professionals in critical theory and methods for advancing social change led by deaf, deafblind, and hard of hearing communities and reflective of all intersecting backgrounds to address global inequalities.
The English Language Institute (ELI) provides an English as a Second Language program for American and international deaf and hard of hearing students to achieve academic, professional, and personal language goals.
Students are also encouraged to take advantage of our worldwide connections to find an internship. In the past, students have interned in all of the following countries:
All students must complete at least one 10-week international internship or a study abroad course in French or Spanish.
The Office for Career Success office and World Languages and Cultures faculty can help students find internships.
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