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Dr. Scott Cook
Interim Chair, Languages
(931) 393-1844
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Bobbie Underwood, Secretary III
Humanities and Languages
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Foreign Languages

Associate of Art (TTP) Degree Checklist

Program Description

The Associate of Art degree program in Foreign Languages is designed to prepare students for successful transfer to a four-year college or university. In today's culturally diverse world, knowing a second language can provide many advantages for business, travel and personal satisfaction. If you have a great appreciation for the history and culture surrounding language, an Associates Degree in Foreign Languages might be the perfect choice for you. Collegiate-level language courses at Motlow are designed...
  • to assist students with areas of written and verbal communication vital for immediate entry into the workforce
  • to prepare students who plan to pursue more broad-based liberal arts studies
  • to prepare students who plan to pursue studies in foreign language and culture
  • to prepare students who plan to pursue liberal or technical curricula that lead to four-year degree completion at any one of Tennessee's colleges or universities

Practical Experience

Students will be engaged in learning through the following activities:
  • essay writing
  • critical and logical thinking
  • in-depth research skills leading to preparation of topical and argumentative essay writing
  • verbal communication skills
  • artistic diversity through cultural and global literature

Career Opportunities

  • school teacher
  • translator
  • government related careers
  • career positions in foreign countries