Spanish Language and Society Minor

Karen Spira, Department of Modern Language Studies

This minor provides access to Spanish-speaking cultures as well as insights into our own culture. The program focuses on language- learning as a living, functioning and fun activity and combines the development of language skills with the discovery of new ways to see and think about different cultures. It fosters international understanding and provides knowledge and skills that are becoming increasingly essential in our evolving global society.

The minor in Spanish language and society is not available to Spanish majors.

Minor Requirements

The minor requires a minimum of 16 credit hours (four courses).

SPAN 301Advanced Grammar and Phonetics4
One course higher than SPAN 301, focused on Spanish or Latin American literature, film or culture4
Select two SPAN courses at the 200 level or above from the following: (by departmental approval)8
Independent Study
Independent Study
Independent Study
Senior Thesis
Departmental Honors
Total Credits16

Total credit hours required for Spanish language and society minor is 16 credits