Bachelor of Arts in Spanish

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Overview of Major

Requirements: 10 or 12 courses (30 or 36 credits total) depending on whether the student is a single or double major. Many of these courses can be taken abroad. Twelve to fifteen credits of the major can also fulfill distribution requirements for CORE/LS.

Fixed (5 courses)

  • Span 250 Cultures of Spain         
  • Span 260 Cultures of Latin America
  • Span 270 Cultures of Hispanics in the US
  • Span 315 Experiences in Hispanic Literature
  • Span 477 Capping

 

Electives (5 or 7courses of these) only 2 at 200 level

  • Span 201 Communicating in the Spanish Speaking World, or 210 Spanish for Heritage Speakers, I
  • Span 202 Fiction and Expression, or 211 Spanish for Heritage Speakers, II
  • Span 325 Spanish in a Digital Age
  • Span 360 Advanced Composition           
  • Span 3XX/4XX Language, Literature, or Film Rotating Course          

Overview of Minor

Requirements: 6 courses in total, 18 credits. Many of these courses can be taken abroad. Twelve to fifteen credits of the minor can also fulfill distribution requirements for CORE/LS.

General  (3 of these) only 2 at the 200 level

  • Span 201 Communicating in the Spanish Speaking World, or 210 Spanish for Heritage Speakers, I
  • Span 202 Fiction and Expression, or 211 Spanish for Heritage Speakers, II
  • Span 270 Cultures of Hispanics in the US
  • Span 325 Spanish in a Digital Age
  • Span 360 Advanced Composition and Conversation, I
  • Span 3XX/ 4XX Language, Literature, or Film Rotating Course 

Culture (2 fixed courses)

  • Span 250 Cultures of Spain   
  • Span 260 Cultures of Latin America          

Literature (1 of these)

  • Span315 Experience in Hispanic Literature
  • Span3XX/4XX Literature Rotating Course

 

Catalog Specifics

Students will be held to the requirements of the catalog of the year in which they declare their major. Following are the requirements for the most recent catalog.

Bachelor of Arts in Spanish

Minor in Spanish Language Studies

Students who have declared their major in a prior year should consult the appropriate catalog.

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