Majors and Minors

The department prepares students who wish to pursue:

        a) a major or minor in Spanish

        b) a major for all-level certification in Spanish

The department also collaborates with other departments in the Humanities to offer a second minor:

        c) a minor in Latin American studies


MAJORS


REQUIREMENTS FOR THE BACHELOR OF ARTS- MAJOR: SPANISH
     General Education Requirements [50]
         
English 1301, 1302, and three hours sophomore literature [9]
          Fine Arts (three hours from music, theatre, fine arts, art, or equivalent [3]
          Modern Language (at least two semesters second year, all hours in same language [14]
          Religion 1320 and 1330 [6]
          History [3]
          Social Science (CJUS, ECON, GEOG, POSC, PSYC, SOCI) [3]
          Physical Activity- KINE 1238 [2]
          Science (must be lab science)[4]
          Mathematics [3]
          Speech 1311 [3]
     Departmental Requirements for Spanish Majors:|
      
*denotes course(s) which can also meet General Education Requirements
          *SPAN 1411 Elementary Spanish I
          *SPAN 1412 Elementary Spanish II
          *SPAN 2311 Intermediate Spanish I
          *SPAN 2312 Intermediate Spanish II
     Major area of study (see below) [30]
       Minor (minimum of 18 hours) [18]
       Electives (to total 120 hours)
         
Total: Minimum one hundred twenty (120) semester hours

Click below to view major requirements:

Spanish Major Requirements

Completion of thirty (30) semester hours:
     SPAN 2311 Intermediate Spanish I
     SPAN 2312 Intermediate Spanish II
     SPAN 3301 Advanced Spanish Conversation
     SPAN 3302 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition
     SPAN 3304 Spanish Culture and Civilization
     SPAN 3305 Spanish American Culture and Civilization
     SPAN 4301 Spanish Literature I
     SPAN 4302 Spanish Literature II
     SPAN 4303 Spanish American Literature I
     SPAN 4304 Spanish American Literature II

     SPAN 3303 Accredited Study in a Spanish Speaking country (with approval of department chair,
     may be used as substitution within the hours required for this major.)


REQUIREMENTS FOR THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN EDUCATION- ALL-LEVEL SPANISH
     General Education Requirements [42]

          English 1301, 1302, and three hours sophomore literature [9]
          Fine Arts (three hours from music, theatre, fine arts, arts, or equivalent) [3]
          Religion 1320 and 1330 [6]
          History 1301 and 1302 [6]
          Social Science- POSC 2303 [3]
          Physical Activity- KINE 1238 [2]
          Science (must be a lab science) [4]
          Mathematics 1342 [3]
          Speech 1311 [3]
          Psychology 3331 [3]
     Professional Development (See Professional Development Requirements in the Teacher Education
     section of the catalog [24]
     Departmental Requirements for All-Level Spanish Majors:
          SPAN 1411
          SPAN 1412
          Note: Students must take these courses during their first year at ETBU in order to complete the
          major in four years
     Major area of study (see below) [30]
       Electives (to total 122 hours)

          Total: Minimum one hundred twenty-two (122) semester hours

Click below to view major requirements:

All-Level Spanish Major Requirements

Completion of thirty (30) semester hours:
     SPAN 2311 Intermediate Spanish I
     SPAN 2312 Intermediate Spanish II
     SPAN 3300 Spanish for EC-12 Classroom
     SPAN 3301 Advanced Spanish Conversation
     SPAN 3302 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition
     SPAN 3304 Spanish Culture and Civilization
     Additional twelve (12) hours of upper division Spanish courses


MINORS


Spanish Minor Requirements

Twenty (20) semester hours
     SPAN 1411 Elementary Spanish I*
     SPAN 1412 Elementary Spanish II*
     SPAN 2311 Intermediate Spanish I*
     SPAN 2312 Intermediate Spanish II
     Additional six (6) hours of upper division Spanish courses excluding SPAN 3300

*May count toward General Education Requirements for BA

Latin American Studies Minor Requirements

Twenty-one (21) semester hours:
     Choose six (6) hours from:
          SPAN 3301 Advanced Spanish Conversation
          SPAN 3302 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition
          SPAN 3303 Accredited Study in a Spanish-Speaking Country
     Culture and Literature- Nine (9) hours:
          LAST 2333 Latin American Literature in Translation
          SPAN 3305 Spanish American Culture and Civilization
          SPAN 4303 Spanish American Literature I or SPAN 4304 Spanish American Literature II
     History and Society- Six (6) hours:
          HIST 3311 History of Latin America
          HIST 3312 Spanish Borderlands