Bachelor of Arts Degree - Spanish

Degree Requirements:

General Education Courses

Major Courses

Minor Courses

Electives

Student Learning Outcomes

Students who attain a B.A. in Spanish will:

  1. Develop competence in the four basic language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. These skills will enhance their critical writing and thinking skills. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, and VI.)
  2. Acquire a thorough experience of the cultural elements related to the historical and contemporary development of the language. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, and VI.)
  3. Through use of the Language Lab, students gain access to computerized and audio ancillary material in order to supplement the class experiences. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, and VI.)
  4. Undertake a capstone project, and independent study or special topics course designed with the instructor. This senior course asks the student to conduct senior-level research in the program as a means of measuring the students’ completion of the program. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, and VI.)

Requirements

Spanish Major Courses

SPAN 101First Year Spanish I

4

SPAN 102First Year Spanish II

4

SPAN 201Second Year Spanish I

4

SPAN 202Second Year Spanish II

4

SPAN 321Advanced Spanish

3

SPAN 350Hispanic Civilization and Culture

2

SPAN 425Hispanic Literature

3

SPAN 440Senior Conversation and Composition

3

SPAN 480Senior Project

1

 

SPAN 499Special Topics, Readings

1-6

Three Credits Required

Select one of the following:

SPAN 296, 496 - Study Tours

2

SPAN 295, 495 - Service Learning

2

SPAN 297, 497 - Spanish Internship, Externship, Cooperatve Education

2

SPAN 494Independent Study, Undergraduate Research

2

Total Credit Hours: 32