Language & Cultures


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Language & Cultures is for exploratory students who identify interest in learning about people and cultures, would like to strengthen their writing, reading, and communications skills, want to broaden their understanding of beliefs, art, and literature, and/or want to better understand our complex and diverse global society.

Curriculum Guide:

These guides provide an example of how you can plan your first few semesters at KU. It includes exploratory and introductory courses to consider based on your interests and lists some common general education requirements for your area of interest. Remember, this guide is just a sample! Your individual plan will change depending on things such as math, English, and language placement, transfer credit, credit by exam, and other factors. If you are unsure about any placement, chat with an academic advisor!

Student Pathways Continue Beyond ExploringĀ 

Student Pathways is not just a tool to explore major opportunities but a way to engage with major and career opportunities throughout your KU journey and beyond into your professional life. You can learn more about how to continue your engagement with student pathways with the University Career Center.

Continue Your Exploration Journey