Bachelor of Arts Degree - Spanish

The Bachelor of Arts Degree - Spanish program has been discontinued and applications for future student enrollment are no longer being accepted. DSU students who are currently enrolled in this program will be supported in completing their degree. If you have questions, please contact your advisor.

Degree Requirements:

General Education Courses

Major Courses

Minor Courses

Electives

Student Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Communicate effectively in Spanish in a variety of speaking situations and demonstrate proficient writing skills, as well as a demonstrable comprehension of reading and listening to a wide range of Spanish materials. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, and VI).
  2. Demonstrate a clear understanding of the cultures of the Spanish-speaking world, in either written or oral form. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, and VI.)
  3. Gain proficiency in processing information from a variety of sources for use in interpretative and evaluative analysis and writing. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, V, and VII.)
  4. Apply linguistic and cultural knowledge and gain relevant work-experiences through scholarly or work-related endeavors. (This learning outcome directly addresses Institutional Learning Outcomes I, II, III, IV, V, VI, and VII.)

Requirements

In order to graduate, students must achieve a grade of "C" or better in all major or minor courses taken in fulfillment of a Language and Literature degree or minor. Students must also achieve a "C" or better in Composition I and Composition II.

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 In Spanish

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, Cooperative Education

2

SPAN 494Independent Study, Undergraduate Research

1-6

Total Credit Hours: 33