Spanish Major (BA)
College: College of Arts & Humanities
Program Level Outcomes
Graduates with a major in Spanish will:
- Communicate effectively in spoken form in the target language.
- Communicate effectively in written form in the target language.
- Present information, concepts, and ideas to an audience of listeners or readers on a variety of topics in the target language.
- Analyze artifacts from the target culture and compare and contrast the target culture with their own culture.
Requirements for the Spanish Major
The Spanish major consists of a minimum of 30 credits in Spanish at the second-year level (203-204) or above. Students are expected to demonstrate basic standards of linguistic proficiency and content competency (cultural and literary) that have been established. Students must earn at least a 2.0 average in the major in order to graduate.
At least 15 credits of upper-level courses in the major must be completed at UW-Parkside.
|6 - 12 credits, depending on placement||6-12|
|Intermediate Spanish I|
|Intermediate Spanish II|
|Spanish Grammar and Composition I|
|Spanish Grammar and Composition II|
|Select two of the following:||6|
|Spanish and Spanish-American Literature to 1700|
|Spanish Literature Since 1700|
|Spanish American Literature Since 1700|
|Elective Courses in Spanish|
|Select twelve to eighteen credits upper-level Spanish courses, at least one must be 400-level 1|
|12 - 18 credits, to bring total to 30||12 - 18|
Relevant courses from other disciplines can be approved by your advisor.
Students may be advised to take SPAN 307 Advanced Spanish Conversation if needed.
General University Degree Requirements (Bachelor's Degree)
In addition to individual program requirements, students must also fulfill the following requirements:
** Transfer students in sustainable management, and health information management and technology collaborative, online degree-completion programs, the business management online degree-completion program, and the flexible option degree-completion program will be exempt from the university’s foreign language requirement. See appropriate academic section for further information.
|Reading and Writing|
|ENGL 101||Composition and Reading||3|
|Select one of the following:||4-5|
|Survey of Mathematics|
|College Algebra I|
|Minimum Total Credits||120|
|Upper Level Credits (300 level or above)||36|
|Residency||30 of final 60|
Cumulative Degree GPA: 2.0 minimum