Spanish Program

Language & Culture Option

Lower Division Required Courses (9 Units)

  • SPAN 210 - Intermediate Spanish Conversation (3)
  • SPAN 220A - Intermediate Spanish I (3)
  • SPAN 220B - Intermediate Spanish II (3)

Upper Division Required Courses (39 Units)

Language Proficiency Development (9 Units)

  • SPAN 304 - Advanced Grammar and Composition (3)
  • SPAN 306 - Advanced Composition (3)

Choose one from the following:

  • SPAN 300 - Advanced Conversational Spanish (3)
  • SPAN 310 - Language & Contemporary Hispanic Life (3)

Language & Linguistic Analysis (9 units)

  • SPAN 395 - Spanish Phonetics (3)
  • SPAN 401 - Language & Culture (3)

Choose one of the following:

  • SPAN 400 - Structure of the Spanish Language (3)
  • SPAN 497 - Comparative Structure of Spanish & English (3)

Literature & Literary Aspects of Culture (15 Units)

  • SPAN 307 - Introduction to Analysis of Hispanic Literature (3)

Choose one course from GROUP A and GROUP B

GROUP A:
  • SPAN 315A - Literature of Spain I (3)
  • SPAN 315B - Literature of Spain II (3)
GROUP B:
  • SPAN 363 - Literature of Latin America I (3)
  • SPAN 364 - Literature of Latin America II (3)

Choose one from the following:

  • SPAN 508 - Literature of the Middle Ages (3)
  • SPAN 509 - Literature of the Renaissance (3)
  • SPAN 512 - Golden Age Prose (3)
  • SPAN 513 - Golden Age Poetry (3)
  • SPAN 518 - Spanish Neoclassicism & Romanticism (3)
  • SPAN 519 - Spanish Realism (3)
  • SPAN 561 - Spanish Women Writers (3)
  • SPAN 580 - Spanish Literature from 1898 to 1936 (3)
  • SPAN 581 - Spanish Literature since 1936 (3)
  • SPAN 587 - The Contemporary Mexican Novel (3)
  • SPAN 595A-Z - Experimental Topics in Hispanic Literature and Culture (3)

Choose one from the following:

  • SPAN 520 - Latin American Cinema & Literature (3)
  • SPAN 421 or 521 - Central American Literature (3)*
  • SPAN 550 - Latin American Novel (3)
  • SPAN 560 - Latin American Women Writers (3)
  • SPAN 584 - Novel of the Mexican Revolution (3)
  • SPAN 587 - The Contemporary Mexican Novel (3)

*Spanish majors shoud take SPAN 521

Civilization and Culture (6 units)

Choose one course from GROUP A and GROUP B

GROUP A:
  • SPAN 380 Latin American Civilization (3)
  • SPAN 382 Literature and Society in Latin America (3)
GROUP B:
  • SPAN 381 Spanish Civilization (3)
  • SPAN 383 Literature and Society in Spain (3)