Jul 22, 2018  
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Spanish, BA (1105)

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  BA in French BA in Italian BA in Spanish
College Core 57 credits 57 credits 57 credits
Major Requirements 24 credits 24 credits 24 credits
Capstone 3 credits 3 credits 3 credits
Liberal Arts Electives 6 credits 6 credits 6 credits
Open Electives 30 credits 30 credits 30 credits
TOTAL 120 credits 120 credits 120 credits


A. Starting a new language:

Students starting a language must take the sequence: 150, 250, 251 before acceptance in the Minor/Major in the Department of Foreign Languages.

B. For students with previous experience in a language:

  1. Students placed in the 250 level or equivalent, whose grade is a B+ or higher in the 250, can opt for the 300 level.
  2. Students placed in the 250 level or equivalent, whose grade is lower that a B or below, must take a 251 level course.
  3. Students starting at the 300 level will complete their Minor/ Major with 300/400 level courses.

Major Requirements

Students who choose to major in Spanish must complete the following:


A minimal proficiency at the intermediate level of the language is required for any 300 or 400 level course.

Additional Courses

And four additional courses, or 12 credits, chosen from the 300 and 400 level courses under the direction of the departmental chair or faculty adviser.

B. Capstone Requirement

Candidates for the BA in Spanish must complete

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