2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Feb 25, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Spanish Minor

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Program Description:

A minor in a foreign language greatly enhances a student's career prospects. The Spanish minor requires a minimum of 18 credit hours selected from courses at the 2000 level or above.

Admission Requirements:

The minor is open to any enrolled student who has completed 1) SPN 1010 and 1020 with a grade of C or better or 2) the equivalent. 

Program Learning Outcomes:

  •     Be able to understand, speak, read and write Spanish at an “Intermediate Mid” level as defined by the proficiency criteria of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages.
  •     Understand and respect cultural differences leading to effective interaction within a Spanish-speaking society and in any culturally complex situation.
  •     Have a foundation in one or more of the following areas: geography, history and literary tradition of the diverse Spanish-speaking world.
  •     Understand the impact Hispanic cultures and the Spanish language have had and continue to have on other cultures.
  •     Develop strong analytical and critical thinking skills.

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Program Requirements:

Only courses with a grade of P (Pass/No Credit courses), or a grade of C or better (ABCDF courses) may be applied to the minor.

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