SJSU is offering Assyrian (FORL 96A) in fall 2015!
Learn how to register for Assyrian here.
First Semester Chinese, French, Japanese and Spanish
now count towards Area C2! Click here for more info.
WLL Department Newsletter
Languages in the News
Please Note: The Department of World Languages and Literatures does not hold a graduation ceremony in the Fall. Our annual Graduation Ceremony and Celebration will take place on May 26, 2016 and will be for Summer 2015, Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 graduates. For more information, please continue to check our website or contact us at email@example.com.
The Department of World Languages & Literatures at San José State University is a comprehensive, full-service foreign language department. It offers challenging and rich programs of study in a variety of languages: Chinese, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Persian/Farsi, Portuguese, Spanish, and Vietnamese.
Under the guidance of a highly qualified and dedicated faculty, students may earn minors in Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and baccalaureate degrees in Chinese, French, German, Japanese and Spanish. They may also earn Master of Arts degrees in French or Spanish.
The Department contributes to the preparation of teachers by offering courses in the subject matters, teacher preparation courses and supervised teacher training leading to asecondary teaching credential, awarded in conjunction with the College of Education.
The Department of World Languages & Literatures contributes to the University, and the community at large by providing instruction in foreign language and culture to students from departments and colleges across the University.