World Languages and Cultures (Formerly Foreign Languages and Literatures)
Here at NIU, you'll learn languages from highly engaged and well-published faculty. Choose from undergraduate majors in French, German and Spanish and minors in Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian and Spanish. You can take courses in Burmese, Indonesian, Khmer, Portuguese, Tagalog and Thai. We can also prepare you to become a licensed teacher in French, German or Spanish. At the graduate level, we offer a master's degree in Spanish and graduate certificates in German, Spanish and foreign language instructional technology.
Step into the world of Myanmar/Burma with this beginning (noncredit) distance Burmese course, a language spoken by the majority of people in Myanmar/ Burma. Instruction will be live and conducted by NIU Burmese Language Professor Tharaphi Than. For more information and how to register visit the Distance Burmese course page.