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Spanish, B.A. (36-Credit Major)

The Department of Languages and Literatures offers a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish (SPA-BA) and Bachelor of Arts Spanish Teacher Education 7-12 (SPANT-BA).

36-Credit Major in Spanish, B.A.

The required courses and credits are distributed as follows:

Credits (36)

12 In required SPA courses: SPA 300, 306, 309, and 331.

3 In one course in Latin American literature: SPA 320, SPA 332, SPA 333, or SPA 343.

3 In one course in Spanish literature: SPA 301, SPA 321, SPA 322, SPA 323, SPA 330, SPA 340, SPA 341, or SPA 342.

18 Selected from 300- or 400-level SPA courses. PRS 302 or 303 (Puerto Rican Literature I or II) may be substituted for one of these courses. Students intending to do graduate work in Spanish should take at least 18 credits in literature.

36-Credit Major in Spanish (Teacher Education 7-12), B.A.

The required courses and credits are distributed as follows:

Credits (36)

12 In required SPA courses: SPA 300, 306, 309, and 331.

6 In required SPA courses: SPA 3180 Spanish Sociolinguistics and Dialectology and SPA 3190 Hispanic Culture.

3 In one course in Latin American literature: SPA 320, SPA 332, SPA 333, or SPA 343.

3 In one course in Spanish literature: SPA 301, SPA 321, SPA 322, SPA 323, SPA 330, SPA 340, SPA 341, or SPA 342.

12 Selected from 300- or 400-level SPA courses. PRS 302 or 303 (Puerto Rican Literature I or II) may be substituted for one of these courses. Students intending to do graduate work in Spanish should take at least 18 credits in literature.

Declare a minor in the Department of Middle and High School Education in Foreign Language Education after completing 50% of your required courses in the major.

Students should seek advisement each semester from both the Chair of the Department of Languages and Literatures and the Undergraduate Coordinator of the Department of Middle and High School Education.

Minor in Spanish for the Health Professions

Required Courses (12 Credits)

For non-native speakers:

3 SPA 201: Intermediate Spanish Grammar

3 SPA 202: Intermediate Spanish Reading

3 SPA 309: Advanced Spanish Grammar

3 SPA 3120: Spanish for the Health Professions

For heritage learners:

3 SPA 203: Elements of Contemporary Spanish I

3 SPA 204: Elements of Contemporary Spanish II

3 SPA 307: Translation

3 SPA 3120: Spanish for the Health Professions

Last modified: 7/30/2015