Advising for Spanish Major and Minor
Language Head: Mariana Valenzuela
Sample Schedule for students who wish to major in Spanish and have not studied Spanish before.*
Note: All Spanish courses at the 100 and 200 levels are usually offered both fall and spring semesters.
|1st year||SPAN 101 (does not count toward major)||SPAN 102 (4)|
|2nd year||SPAN 201 (4)||SPAN 202 (4)|
|3rrd year||SPAN 300 (4) (any)||† Study Abroad (12)|
SPAN 300/400 (8)
SPAN 490 Senior Capstone (2)
SPAN 400 (4)
SPAN 491 Senior Capstone (2)
* Students with previous study in Spanish will enter the sequence as determined by the language placement test.
† While only a semester of Study Abroad is required for the major, we encourage students to study abroad for a full year. If they do so, one of the upper-division Spanish course requirements is waived.
Please see A&S Catalog for a full explanation of the requirements for the major in Spanish.
Minor in Spanish
Sample course sequence for student with no previous study in Spanish* †
|Year One||SPAN 101||SPAN 102|
|Year Two||SPAN 201||SPAN 202|
|Year Three||SPAN 300 Δ (any)||SPAN 300 (any)|
|Year Four||SPAN 300 (any)|
* Students with previous study in Spanish will enter the sequence at the level determined by the language placement test.
Δ One of the three 300-level Spanish courses must be an “experiential” course. See catalog for a list of applicable courses.
† While no Study Abroad is required for the Minor in Spanish, we encourage students to spend a semester abroad. If they do so, the upper-division experiential course requirement is waived
Please see catalog for a full explanation of the requirements for the minor in Spanish.