2016-17 Degree Plan

Spanish, BA

College of Arts & Sciences: Department of Spanish & Portuguese
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Term 1 Hours Towards Degree: 15 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
SPAN 101: Elementary Spanish I or SPAN 111: Elective SHL I 3 C
ENGL 110: Accelerated Composition or ENGL 111: Composition I and ENGL 112: Composition II or ENGL 113: Enhanced Composition 3 C
Freshman Academic Choice 3 D-
MATH 3 C
Social Behavioral Science 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 2 Hours Towards Degree: 31 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
SPAN 102: Elementary Spanish II or SPAN 112: Elementary SHL II 3 C
ENGL 120: Composition III 3 C
Physical and Natural Science 4 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
Humanities 3 C
Term Hours: 16
Term 3 Hours Towards Degree: 46 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
SPAN 201: Intermediate Spanish I or SPAN 211: Intermediate SHL I 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
ENGL 290 or ENGL 219 or ENGL 220 or CJ 130 3 C
Social Behavioral Science 3 C
Fine Arts 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 4 Hours Towards Degree: 62 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
SPAN 202: Intermediate Spanish II or SPAN 212: Intermediate SHL II 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
Physical and Natural Science 4 C
Humanities 3 C
Term Hours: 16
Term 5 Hours Towards Degree: 77 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
SPAN 301: Topics in Hispanic Culture and Language 3 C
SPAN 302: Developing Spanish Writing Skills 3 C
3rd Language 101 or SPAN 275: Accelerated Beginning Spanish (6 cr) 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 6 Hours Towards Degree: 92 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
SPAN 307: Introduction to Hispanic Literature 3 C
SPAN 350: Spanish Phonetics or SPAN 351: Introduction to Spanish Linguistics 3 C
SPAN 352: Advanced Grammar 3 C
3rd Language 101 or SPAN 275: Accelerated Beginning Spanish (6 cr) 3 C
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
Term Hours: 15
Term 7 Hours Towards Degree: 107 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
SPAN 411: Survey of Spanish Peninsular Literature I or SPAN 412: Survey of Spanish Peninsular Literature II 3 C
SPAN 431: Spanish American Literature Survey I or SPAN 432: Spanish American Literature Survey II 3 C
SPAN elective above 307 3 C
3rd Language 201 or PORT 277: Intensive Portuguese for Spanish Speakers (6 cr) 3 C
2nd Major or Upper-Division Elective 3 D-
Term Hours: 15
Term 8 Hours Towards Degree: 120 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
SPAN elective above 307 3 C
SPAN elective 400 level 3
3rd Language 202 3
Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
Elective any Level 1 D-
Term Hours: 13
Degree Plan Notes
  • Minimum graduation GPA = 2.00. Keep in mind that minimum grades on road map are for individual coursework only. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.0 cumulative GPA for admisssion to and graduation from the College of Art & Science.

  • Third Language credit hours may be applied to minor or second major requirements. The major requires demonstrated 202 skill level which may be established by either a Foreign Language Proficiency test administered by a faculty member, or by taking the necessary language courses. Due to the similarities between the two languages, Portuguese is a recommended third language. Knowing both Spanish and Portuguese increases available job opportunities.

  • ENGL 290 or ENGL 219 or ENGL 220 or CJ 130s
    CJ 130: Public Speaking
    ENGL 219: Tech & Professional Writing
    ENGL 220: Expository Writing
    ENGL 290: Intro to Professional Writing

    Term 1 Hours Towards Degree: 15 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
    SPAN 301: Topics in Hispanic Culture and Language 3 C
    ENGL 110: Accelerated Composition or ENGL 111: Composition I and ENGL 112: Composition II or ENGL 113: Enhanced Composition 3 C
    Freshman Academic Choice 3 D-
    MATH 3 C
    Humanities 3
    Term Hours: 15
    Term 2 Hours Towards Degree: 31 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
    SPAN 302: Developing Spanish Writing Skills 3 C
    ENGL 120: Composition III 3 C
    Physical and Natural Science 4 C
    Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
    Social Behavioral Science 3 C
    Term Hours: 16
    Term 3 Hours Towards Degree: 46 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
    SPAN 307: Introduction to Hispanic Literature 3 C
    SPAN 350: Spanish Phonetics or SPAN 351: Introduction to Spanish Linguistics 3 C
    Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
    ENGL 290 or ENGL 219 or ENGL 220 or CJ 130 3 C
    Social Behavioral Science 3 C
    Term Hours: 15
    Term 4 Hours Towards Degree: 61 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
    SPAN 352: Advanced Grammar 3 C
    SPAN 411: Survey of Spanish Peninsular Literature I or SPAN 412: Survey of Spanish Peninsular Literature II 3 C
    Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
    Physical and Natural Science 3 C
    Humanities 3 C
    Term Hours: 15
    Term 5 Hours Towards Degree: 76 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
    SPAN 431: Spanish American Literature Survey I or SPAN 432: Spanish American Literature Survey II 3 C
    3rd Language 101 or SPAN 275: Accelerated Beginning Spanish or PORT 277: Intensive Portuguese for Spanish Speakers (6 cr) 3 C
    Fine Arts 3 C
    Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
    Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
    Term Hours: 15
    Term 6 Hours Towards Degree: 91 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
    SPAN elective above 307 3 C
    3rd Language 101 or SPAN 276: Accelerated Intermediate Spanish (6 cr) 3 C
    Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
    Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
    Elective Any Level 3 D-
    Term Hours: 15
    Term 7 Hours Towards Degree: 106 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
    SPAN elective above 307 3 C
    3rd Language 201 or SPAN 276: Accelerated Intermediate Spanish (6 cr) 3 C
    Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
    Elective Any Level 3 D-
    Elective Any Level 3 D-
    Term Hours: 15
    Term 8 Hours Towards Degree: 120 Crucial course: Cc Hours Minimum Grade Notes
    SPAN elective 400 level 3 C
    3rd Language 201 or SPAN 276: Accelerated Intermediate Spanish (6 cr) 3 C
    Minor or 2nd Major Requirement 3 C
    Elective Any Level 3 D-
    Elective Any Level 2 D-
    Term Hours: 14
    Degree Plan Notes
  • Minimum graduation GPA = 2.00. Keep in mind that minimum grades on road map are for individual coursework only. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.0 cumulative GPA for admisssion to and graduation from the College of Art & Science.

  • Third Language credit hours may be applied to minor or second major requirements. The major requires demonstrated 202 skill level which may be established by either a Foreign Language Proficiency test administered by a faculty member, or by taking the necessary language courses. Due to the similarities between the two languages, Portuguese is a recommended third language. Knowing both Spanish and Portuguese increases available job opportunities.

  • ENGL 290 or ENGL 219 or ENGL 220 or CJ 130s
    CJ 130: Public Speaking
    ENGL 219: Tech & Professional Writing
    ENGL 220: Expository Writing
    ENGL 290: Intro to Professional Writing