Skip to main content
Skip to main menu

Slideshow

Foreign Language Placement

Language Department Placement Information
AMHA (Amharic) Comparative Literature Currently No Placement Evaluation Available
ARAB (Arabic) Religion 221 Peabody Hall, 706-542-5356
AMSL (American Sign Lang.) College of Education

706-542-4561 csse@uga.edu

BENG (Bengali) Religion Dr. Alan Godlas (godlas@uga.edu) 221 Peabody Hall, 706-542-5356
CHNS (Chinese (Mandarin)) Comparative Literature

CHNS 1000/2000: Zhiwen Hu, zh47446@uga.edu

CHNS 3000/4000: Wei-Yi Lee Weiyi.Lee@uga.educ

CHNS Transfer course evaluation Contact: Karin Mhyre, (kmhyre@uga.edu)

FREN (French) Romance Languages Testing Center Placement Test Webpage
GRMN (German) Germanic & Slavic Studies Testing Center Placement Test Webpage
HEBR (Hebrew) Religion Dr. Amanda Walls (ansmith@uga.edu)
HNDI (Hindi) Comparative Literature Currently No Placement Evaluation Available
INDO (Indonesian) Religion Dr. Alan Godlas (godlas@uga.edu) 221 Peabody Hall, 706-542-5356
ITAL (Italian) Romance Languages Kate Daley-Bailey at rladv@uga.edu
JPNS (Japanese) Comparative Literature

JPNS 1000/2000: Amanda Tipton, Amanda.Tipton@uga.edu

JPNS 3000/4000: Yuki Caldwell, sasaki@uga.edu

JPNS Transfer course evaluation Contact:  Department Head Dr. Masaki Mori, mamo@uga.edu

KREN (Korean) Comparative Literature

KREN 1000/2000: Rachel Kim, dk18139@uga.edu

KREN 2001 and 3001 PODs contact is Dah Kim at dk83087@uga.edu: Any student wishing to register for a 2001/3001 KREN course with a POD should email Dah Kim with their 81, desired CRN/section, and full name.

KREN 3000/4000: Dr. Mi-Ryong Shim, MIRYONG.SHIM@uga.edu

Students needing a KREN language evaluation for purposes of exempting the foreign language requirement (as opposed to for placement into the appropriate class, which goes through Ari Lieberman) should email Dr. Mori (mamo@uga.edu), who will assign them to the appropriate faculty evaluator.

KREN Transfer course evaluation Contact:  Carol Simmons at carol.simmons@uga.edu

LATN (Latin) Classics

Dr. Mario Erasmo (merasmo@uga.edu), 235 Park Hall, 706-542-2188

MAND Comparative Literature MAND Transfer course evaluation Contact:  Carol Simmons at carol.simmons@uga.edu
PASH (Pashto) Religion Dr. Alan Godlas (godlas@uga.edu) 221 Peabody Hall, 706-542-5356
PERS (Persian) Religion Dr. Alan Godlas (godlas@uga.edu) 221 Peabody Hall, 706-542-5356
PORT (Portuguese) Romance Languages Ms. Kate Daley-Bailey (rladv@uga.edu)
QUEC (Quechua) Latin American & Caribbean Studies lacs@uga.edu
RUSS (Russian) Germanic & Slavic Studies Dr. Sasha Spektor (spektoa@uga.edu)
SLAV (Slavic) Germanic & Slavic Studies Currently No Placement Evaluation Available
SPAN (Spanish) Romance Languages Testing Center Placement Test Webpage
SWAH (Swahili) Comparative Literature

Dr. Dainess Maganda (magandad@uga.edu)

SWAH Transfer course evaluation Contact:  Carol Simmons at carol.simmons@uga.edu

TURK (Turkish) Religion Dr. Alan Godlas (godlas@uga.edu) 221 Peabody Hall, 706-542-5356
URDU (Urdu) Religion Dr. Alan Godlas (godlas@uga.edu) 221 Peabody Hall, 706-542-5356
VIET (Vietnamese) Comparative Literature

Ms. Minh Trang Thi Nguyen (trang136@uga.edu

Viet Transfer course evaluation Contact:  Carol Simmons at carol.simmons@uga.edu

YORB (Yoruba) Comparative Literature Dr. Dainess Maganda (magandad@uga.edu)
ZULU (Zulu) Comparative Literature Currently No Placement Evaluation Available

If you have additional questions about foreign language placement, please email askfranklin@uga.edu.

updated 6/16/2021 askfranklin@uga.edu

Support us

We appreciate your financial support. Your gift is important to us and helps support critical opportunities for students and faculty alike, including lectures, travel support, and any number of educational events that augment the classroom experience. Click here to learn more about giving.

Every dollar given has a direct impact upon our students and faculty.