Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021

Spanish (BA)

General Education Requirements  42 credits 
Major Requirements  44-52 credits 
Electives  26-34 credits
Total Credits Required  120

Major Requirements

Language Sequence

Students who enter the College with ability in Spanish take a placement examination to determine the level at which they should begin language study. These courses may also be used to satisfy general education requirements.
SPN 112Basic Spanish I(WG)

3

SPN 114Basic Spanish II (RLA)

4

SPN 213Continuing Spanish I (RLA)

4

SPN 215Continuing Spanish II(RLA)

4

OR

SPN 113Basic Spanish I (RLA)

4

SPN 114Basic Spanish II (RLA)

4

SPN 213Continuing Spanish I (RLA)

4

SPN 215Continuing Spanish II(RLA)

4

OR

SPN 120Intensive Spanish I(RLA)

6

SPN 220Intensive Spanish II(RLA)

6

OR

SPN 119Elementary Spanish for Heritage Speakers(WG)

3

SPN 219Intensive Spanish for Heritage Speakers(RLA)

5

Advanced communication skills course

SPN 313Advanced Communication Skills(RLA)

4

A Spanish Society and Literature course

SPN 339Spanish Society and Literature through 1700(TALA)

4

SPN 341Spanish Society and Literature from 1700 to the Present(RLA)

4

A Spanish-American Society and Literature course

SPN 342Spanish American Society and Literature through Modernism(RLA)

4

SPN 343Spanish American Society and Literature from Modernism to the 21st Century(RLA)

4

Spanish Courses at or above the 300-level

SPN 300- or 400-level courses

24

Total Credit Hours: 44-52

Total Credits Required: 120

Liberal Arts and Sciences Requirement

Most education courses are non-liberal arts and sciences.

Honors

To graduate with honors in Spanish, a student must have a 3.5 grade point average in Spanish language courses and must complete a special project under the direction of a faculty member. A faculty committee will vote on the recommendation for honors.