Spanish Major BA

The Spanish major consists of 36 credit hours. Students are required to take a semester off campus in a Spanish-speaking country. The program and courses will need to be approved by your academic advisor. Student learning outcomes and assessments in the Spanish major can be found here.

Prerequisites (These may be met through placement testing or previous work)Credits
SPAN 101 Spanish Level 1 4
SPAN 102 Spanish Level 2 4
SPAN 205 Intermediate Spanish 4
Total 12
Co-requisiteCredits
INCL 211 Intercultural Transition 0 - 1
Total 0 - 1
Required Core CoursesCredits
SPAN 301 Spanish Communication 4
SPAN 305 Spanish Phonetics 4
SPAN 350 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition 4
SPAN 405 Civilization and Culture of Latin America
2
SPAN 406 Civilization and Culture of Spain 2
SPAN 485 Senior Seminar: Spanish 2
Total 18
Open OptionsCredits
Must take at least one course in Latin-American Literature from the following courses.
SPAN 412 Latin American Human Rights Narratives 4
SPAN 415 Evita and Her Sisters: Women in Latin American Lit  4
SPAN 418 Latin American Boom Literature 4
SPAN 423 Masterpieces of Latin-American Literature 4
Must take at least one course in Spanish Peninsular Literature from the following courses.
SPAN 401 Survey of Spanish Literature 4
SPAN 402 Spanish Literature and Film 4
SPAN 416 Eve and Mary in Spanish Literature 4
SPAN 417 Female Voice in Spanish Literature 4
Other Open Options
SPAN 207/346 Aspects of Costa Rica Mayterm 4
SPAN 312 The Latino in the U.S. 4
SPAN 391 Spanish Independent Study 1 - 4
SPAN 410 Advanced Conversation: Film and Culture 4
SPAN 414 Faith and Society in Latin America 4
SPAN 481 Spanish Internship 1 - 4
SPAN 496 Honors in Spanish 4
Study abroad electives 1 - 4
Total Open Options 16

Students are required to take a semester off campus in a Spanish speaking country. The location and courses will need to be approved by your academic advisor.

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