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BA in Spanish

Departmental Courses required for the Major

Course Number Course Name Credits
SPA 305 * Advanced Spanish Composition I
SPA 306 Advanced Spanish Composition II
SPA 310, 311, 312 Choose two: Spanish Literature from Its Origins Through the Seventeenth Century; Spanish Literature from the Eighteenth to the 20th Century; Spanish American Literature from Pre-Columbian to the Present
SPA 304 - 453 Choose four additional courses from the 300 or 400 level.
SPA 451 Capstone: Seminar in Spanish and Spanish-American Literature
*Note: Language courses at this level and above require prior linguistic competencies; such prerequisite competencies will be determined by the Department.

Total credits required for this major: 27


Language majors are urged to broaden their studies to include other modern or classical languages. French, Italian or Spanish majors may double major in International Studies, another language or any other area of study.

Education Majors

Students pursuing BS degrees in Early Childhood Education and in Childhood Education may choose a concentration in Spanish. A concentration in Spanish consists of 10 courses (30 credits), 8 of which must be at the 300 or 400 level.

Students pursuing BA degrees in Adolescence Education must complete all the requirements for the Spanish major, which include the requisite 9 courses (27 credits) at the 300 or 400 level, as well as the 33 credits in Education.