Spanish B.A.

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should see the Eight-Semester Degree Policy for university requirements of the program. The following eight-semester plan refers to both University Core and additional departmental requirements as presented above. Hours may vary by individual, based on placement and previous credit granted. Once all core and departmental requirements are met, students may substitute a three-hour (or more) general elective in place of a core requirement.

First YearUnits
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013)3  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103)
or MATH 2033 Mathematical Thought
or MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2203)
or MATH 2053 Finite Mathematics
or MATH 2183 Mathematical Reasoning in a Quantitative World
or MATH 2554 Calculus I (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2405)
SPAN 1013 Elementary Spanish II (ACTS Equivalency SPAN 1023) (or higher-level SPAN course, depending on placement in sequence)3  
U.S. History University/State Core Requirement3  
Non-HIST Social Science University/State Core Requirement3  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023)  3
SPAN 2003 Intermediate Spanish I (ACTS Equivalency = SPAN 2013) (or higher-level SPAN course, depending on placement in sequence)  3
An additional world language or WLLC 2413, WLLC 3173, WLLC 4023 or an area studies course approved by adviser  3
PHIL 2003 Introduction to Philosophy (ACTS Equivalency = PHIL 1103)
or WLIT 1113 World Literature I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 2113)
Science University/State Core Lecture with Corequisite Lab Requirement   4
Year Total: 15 16
Second YearUnits
SPAN 2013 Intermediate Spanish II (ACTS Equivalency = SPAN 2023) (as needed, or higher-level SPAN course)1,2
or SPAN 3003 Advanced Spanish
HIST 1113 Institutions and Ideas of World Civilizations I (ACTS Equivalency = HIST 1113)3  
Science University/State Core Lecture with Corequisite Lab Requirement4  
General Electives6  
SPAN 3103 Cultural Readings (or higher-level SPAN course)1,2  3
SPAN 3003 Advanced Spanish (or Advanced Level Elective)1,2  3
HIST 1123 Institutions and Ideas of World Civilizations II (ACTS Equivalency = HIST 1123)  3
General Electives  6
Year Total: 16 15
Third YearUnits
SPAN 3033 Conversation and Composition (as needed, or higher-level SPAN class)1,23  
SPAN 3113 Introduction to Literature (as needed, or higher-level SPAN class)1,23  
Fine Arts University/State Core Requirement3  
Select one of the following:3  
Additional World Language Course
WLLC 2413 Migrant Experiences in Multicultural Europe
WLLC 3173 Introduction to Linguistics2
WLLC 4023 Languages, Cultures, and Teaching with Technology2
Area Studies Course, approved by adviser
General Electives4  
SPAN 4003 Advanced Grammar1,2  3
WLIT 1113 World Literature I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 2113)  3
Advanced Level Elective1  3
Advanced Level Elective or General Elective (as needed)  3
Year Total: 16 12
Fourth YearUnits
SPAN 3000-4000 level elective1,23  
SPAN 3000-4000 level elective1,23  
Advanced Level Elective13  
General Electives6  
SPAN 3000-4000 level elective1,2  3
SPAN 3000-4000 level elective1  3
3000+ Advanced Level Elective (as needed to meet residency requirement)1  3
Advanced Level Electives (as needed) or General Electives if 40-hour rule met1  6
Year Total: 15 15
Total Units in Sequence:  120