World Languages

Welcome to the Department of World Languages at Framingham State University

The Department of World Languages at Framingham State University offers a variety of classes in the areas of language arts, literature, linguistics, and culture. Students come from New England, other U.S. states, and different parts of the world.

The mission of the Department of World Languages is to teach communicative competence in modern world languages and to introduce students to the peoples, cultures and artistic expressions of other countries. The Department is constantly streamlining and adapting our courses and instructional methods to the changing environment of twenty-first century American society, with an ultimate goal to help students build their career path.

The department offers courses in American Sign Language, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.

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