Major in Spanish

Spanish Major Requirements

Effective Fall 2017


Three reading courses (9 credits):

  • SPAN 312
  • two Introduction to Literature courses chosen from SPAN 323, 324, 327, 328;

Two courses in writing (6 credits) chosen from Spanish 306, 413 or 414;

Two courses in speaking (6 credits) chosen from Spanish 305, 314, or 415.

Three electives in culture, language or literature (9 credits) chosen from Spanish 315 or above.

One capstone experience (3 credits) chosen from Spanish 481, 483, 485 or 492.

Experiential learning (variable): fulfilled by taking SPAN 491, 492, 499, or 301 for academic credit, or by an approved community service experience of a minimum of 42 site hours. Community service may be part of the work required in a course or may be volunteer work. Students must conduct their community service in institutions and agencies approved by the Community Outreach and Resources office. To earn credit for experiential learning for community service, students must fill out a Service Learning Contract and submit an evaluation from the institution/agency supervisor to their faculty advisor.

Total credits: 33-36