Spanish Major, Concentration in Spanish for the Professions

36 credits

This concentration must be completed in conjunction with a minor or major in another field. The concentration in Spanish for the Professions is recommended for students with a second major or minor for whom a college-level command of the language significantly enhances opportunities for graduate school and/or employment. This course of study must be approved by the department.

Requirements for a Major in Spanish, Concentration in Spanish for the Professions

SP-210
SP-211
Intermediate Spanish I
and Intermediate Spanish II 1
6
SP-321Advanced Spanish Composition I 23
SP-322Advanced Spanish Composition II3
SP-323Spanish Conversation I 33
SP-326Spanish for the Professions3
SP-327Projects and Issues in Spanish for the Professions3
SP-331Spanish Civilization3
SP-332The Hispanic World Today3
or SP-333 Hispanic Presence in US
Spanish Literature courses (3 credits minimum)3
Internship in Spanish (3 credits minimum)3
Spanish Electives in Advanced Language, Civilization, Literature, Internship or Special Topics in Spanish for the Professions3
Total Credits36
1

6 credits maximum: These courses may be waived by oral and/or written examination.

2

Required of all students unless exempted by the Department of World Languages.

3

This course is a required course for all non-native Spanish speakers.

There is no second foreign language requirement for this concentration.

Sample Timetable for Completion of Degree: Spanish for the Professions

Plan of Study Grid
Year One
Semester OneCredits
LASC First-Year Seminar (FYS)3
EN-101 English Composition I 3
SP-210 Intermediate Spanish I 3
LASC LASC Elective (QR)3
LASC LASC Elective (GP)3
 Credits15
Semester Two
EN-102 English Composition II 3
LASC LASC Elective (CON)3
SP-211 Intermediate Spanish II 3
LASC LASC Elective (USW)3
LASC LASC Elective (NSP)3
 Credits15
Year Two
Semester Three
SP-321 Advanced Spanish Composition I 3
SP-323 Spanish Conversation I 3
LASC LASC Elective (NSP)4
SELECT General Elective3
LASC LASC Elective (TLC)3
 Credits16
Semester Four
SP-322 Advanced Spanish Composition II 3
LASC LASC Elective (CA)3
SELECT General Elective3
LASC LASC Elective (HBS)3
SELECT General Elective3
 Credits15
Year Three
Semester Five
SP-326 Spanish for the Professions 3
SP-332
The Hispanic World Today
or Hispanic Presence in US
3
SELECT General Elective3
SELECT General Elective3
LASC LASC Elective (ICW)3
 Credits15
Semester Six
SP-327 Projects and Issues in Spanish for the Professions 3
SP-331 Spanish Civilization 3
SELECT General Elective3
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 Credits15
Year Four
Semester Seven
SP-3XX+ SP Major Elective3
LASC Capstone3
SELECT General Elective3
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 Credits15
Semester Eight
SP-475 Internship: Spanish 3
SELECT General Elective3
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 Credits15
 Total Credits121

Students are required to meet with their department advisor to review their upcoming semester academic choices. A minimum of 120 credits is required for graduation.