Intensive Area Studies
The Critical Concentration in Intensive Area Studies provides students with the opportunity to acquire advanced familiarity with their language of specialization. This concentration is particularly useful for students planning to pursue graduate work or careers requiring advanced language knowledge. Each language track offers specific courses for this concentration; below are samples of the kinds of courses students can choose from, depending on their language of specialization. Students should consult the website of their chosen language to see the courses included in the intensive area.