Spanish Curriculum Requirements

Degrees Awarded

Associate of Arts (A.A.), Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)


Major Requirements

The Spanish major consists of 24 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required Language Courses

  • SPA 3010 Spanish Conversation and Grammar (3 s.h.)*
  • SPA 3050 Spanish Writing and Composition (3 s.h.)*
  • SPA 4020 Spanish Composition and Translation (3 s.h.)

Select one course from the following:

  • SPA 3100 Civilization and Culture of Spain (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 3200 Civilization and Culture of Hispanic America (3 s.h.)

Required Literature Courses

Choose three of the following:

  • SPA 4110 Civilization and Culture of Spain I (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4120 Survey of Literature of Spain II (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4150 Spanish Literature: Cervantes (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4200 Survey of Spanish-American Literature I (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4210 Survey of Spanish-American Literature II (3 s.h.)

Elective Courses

Choose 3 s.h. from the following:**

  • SPA 4010 Advanced Spanish Grammar (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4850 Special Studies in Spanish (1-3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4990 Independent Study in Spanish (TBA)

*Spanish 3010 and 3050 can be substituted with approval from the Department Chair in the case of demonstrated proficiency. All upper level classes taught in Spanish.

**Elective courses may also be chosen from the list of Required Literature Courses.


Minor Requirements

The Spanish minor consists of 12 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required Language Courses

  • SPA 3010 Spanish Conversation and Grammar (3 s.h.)*
  • SPA 3050 Spanish Writing and Composition (3 s.h.)*

Electives

Choose 6 s.h. from the following:

  • SPA 3100 Civilization and Culture of Spain (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 3200 Civilization and Culture of Hispanic America (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4010 Advanced Spanish Grammar (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4020 Spanish Composition and Translation (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4110 Survey of Literature of Spain I (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4120 Survey of Literature of Spain II (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4150 Spanish Literature: Cervantes (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4200 Survey of Spanish-American Literature I (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4210 Survey of Spanish-American Literature II (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4850 Special Studies in Spanish (1-3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4990 Independent Study in Spanish (TBA)

*Spanish 3010 and 3050 can be substituted with approval from the Department Chair in the case of demonstrated proficiency. All upper level classes taught in Spanish.


Associate of Arts Concentration Requirements

The A.A. concentration in Spanish consists of 18 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required Language Courses

  • SPA 3010 Spanish Conversation and Grammar (3 s.h.)*
  • SPA 3050 Spanish Writing and Composition (3 s.h.)*

Electives

Choose 12 s.h. from the following:

  • SPA 3100 Civilization and Culture of Spain (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 3200 Civilization and Culture of Hispanic America (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4010 Advanced Spanish Grammar (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4020 Spanish Composition and Translation (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4110 Survey of Literature of Spain I (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4120 Survey of Literature of Spain II (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4150 Spanish Literature: Cervantes (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4200 Survey of Spanish-American literature II (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4210 Survey of Spanish-American literature II (3 s.h.)
  • SPA 4990 Independent Study in Spanish (TBA)

*Spanish 3010 and 3050 can be substituted with approval from the Department Chair in the case of demonstrated proficiency. All upper level classes taught in Spanish.