Foreign Language & Linguistics

Are you interested in the acquisition and mastery of different languages? Do you know what linguists do? In this FIGS, you will explore the relevance of foreign languages and linguistics in American culture—as well as their impact in other parts of the world—and learn about the variety of foreign language programs and linguistics-related resources and opportunities at Rutgers. In an increasingly connected global age, this course will provide you with insight into the career options available to foreign language and linguistic specialists and the real-world applications of such knowledge.