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Spanish Program

Degree Requirements: Bachelor of Arts with a major in Spanish


Required courses:

30 credits in Spanish above the intermediate level, including:

SPA 310 Advanced Grammar and Writing
SPA 330 Introduction to Literature
SPA 350 History and Culture of Spain
SPA 360 Hist. & Culture of Latin Amer.
SPA 480 Capstone Senior Sem in Spanish
 

One of:

SPA 300 Advanced Oral Communication
SPA 311 Spanish for Heritage Speakers
 

6 additional credits of 400-level writing process Spanish courses.

6 additional credits of Spanish above the intermediate level.

Note: At least 15 credits must be completed at LVC.

Study abroad requirement: Students may complete some of these core requirements abroad.  At least 6 credits at the 300-level or above must be completed in a Spanish-speaking country. Our program in Spain is located in the university city of Valladolid. Students take courses in Spanish language, history, civilization, economics, and art at the Universitas Castellae. In Argentina, our program is offered in cooperation with the Fundación José Ortega y Gasset in Buenos Aires, which provides Spanish language courses at the beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels. Students may also enroll in courses taught in English.