Spanish Major

For the Major, students must complete a total of 36 units. Of those units, 24 must be Spanish 300, 301, 304, 305, 306 and 307. The remaining 12 units is comprised of three classes at the 400-level from the following table, at least one of which must be Spanish 490 or 491.

400-level courses

Course Number

Description

Units

SPAN 400

Special Topics in Linguistics

4

SPAN 401

Peninsular Literature

4

SPAN 402

Latin American Literature

4

SPAN 410

Spanish Translation, Theory, and Practice

4

SPAN 426

Seminar in Modern Varieties of Spanish

4

SPAN 427

Spanish Teaching Methodologies

4

SPAN 490

Seminar in Linguistics

4

SPAN 491

Seminar in Literature

4

SPAN 495

Special Studies

1-4

SPAN 499

Internship

1-4

 

Note

If the student has already completed lower-division classes before arriving at SSU, s/he can begin taking advanced-level courses as soon as desired, and could take fewer classes per semester than indicated in the four-year plan. In addition to the four-year graduation plan specified, students pursuing the Bachelor of Arts in Spanish may also elect a five- or six-year plan. Please consult with a Spanish program advisor.