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Discus: College Admissions: 2002 - 2003 Archive: February 2003 Archive: Foreign language
By akljdalkwd on Friday, February 07, 2003 - 09:48 pm: Edit

how important is it to tak a fourth year of FL? i mean, two years is required at my school. three is "strongly recmended". now thy are saying "IVY hopefuls"should take a fourth. i want to drop my fourth year of spanish bcase my schedul will be packed (hard courses, and INTERESTING for a change...). If I ABSOLUTLEY wanted to fit another year, intheory i could (ie summer school and stuf) but thats if i desperately want it which i dont for the time being.

senior year i will taking manddtry classes (math, etc) and some elctives (which are interestingand I REALLY want to tak them). and ill alrady be overflowing my schedule. would coleges really care if i take that fourth year? i mean, im not slacking off or anthing. i just have no room for it.

By _ on Friday, February 07, 2003 - 10:42 pm: Edit

you don't need a 4th year...esp if it doesn't interest you. 3 is fine.

By Me on Friday, February 07, 2003 - 11:15 pm: Edit

You don't need a 4th year. It may be more important if you are majoring in something related to foreign language. As long as your electives are challenging you should be fine. However, taking a lot of electives that could be seen as easy won't help you.

By oo on Saturday, February 08, 2003 - 01:02 am: Edit

spanish may be boring NOW, but knowing spanish in this country is awesome and its good for getting jobs and stuff like that


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