Major: Spanish
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Prerequisites
Grades of C or above are required in all prerequisite and major courses.
Note: Students may be placed into higher courses due to placement exam result or departmental recommendation.
SELECT FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • SPN 1120 Beginning Spanish I and
  • SPN 1121 Beginning Spanish II
    Or
  • SPN 1134 Accelerated Beginning Spanish
SPN2200 Intermediate Spanish I (3 Credits)
SPN2201 Intermediate Spanish II (3 Credits)
Major Requirements (15 credits)
SPN3242 Spanish Conversation (3 Credits)
Prereq: SPN 2201
For non-native speakers of Spanish only. Native and heritage speakers may substitute another 3000 or 4000-level elective, and are encouraged to select SPN 3351 Conversation and Communities for Heritage Speakers of Spanish.
SPN3300 Composition in Spanish (3 Credits)
Prereq: SPN 2201
Native and heritage speakers may substitute SPN 3350 Spanish for Speakers of Spanish for SPN 3300 Composition in Spanish.
SPW3030 Interpreting Hispanic Lit (3 Credits)
Prereqs: SPN 3242 & SPN 3300
SELECT 1 FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • SPN 3501 Hispanic Culture
  • SPN 4541 Advanced Studies in Hispanic Culture
SELECT 1 FROM THE FOLLOWING:
  • SPW 3100 Spanish Literature from the Middle Ages to the 18th Century
  • SPW 3101 Spanish Literature from the 19th to the 21st Century
  • SPW 3130 Spanish American Literature to Modernismo
  • SPW 3131 Spanish American Literature from Modernismo to the Present
  • SPW 4930 Advanced Studies in Hispanic Literature
Major Electives (15 credits)
SELECT 5 COURSES AT 3000/4000 LEVEL
  • SPN/SPW

    Students may count among their electives up to one of the following courses taught in English:
  • LAS 3020 Peoples & Cultures of the Caribbean
  • LAS 3031 Peoples & Cultures of the Southern Cone
  • LAS 3930 Cultures of Latin America
  • SPN 3500 Peoples & Cultures of Spain
    Other courses in English may be counted only by permission of the chair of Languages, Literatures and Cultures
Minor Required
A minor is required for this major.* (Credits will vary)
The minor must be selected from the list of approved minors, including those outside the college of the major.
See List of Minors in the Undergraduate Catalog. Minors are generally completed during the last 60 credit hours of your program. Your minor may require prerequisites, so choosing a minor early is beneficial. See your Advisor to declare a minor.
*(Double majors are exempt from a minor.)
Free Electives (15 credits)
SELECT 15 HRS AT THE 3000/4000
This degree requires a minimum of 120 total hours with 48 upper (3000/4000) level hours. Free electives may be courses in any discipline (provided the required prerequisites are met) and they are the hours needed to satisfy the total hour requirement. These hours may vary (consult your advisor about free elective hours needed to graduate).