Spanish Program

Literature Option

Lower Division Required Courses (15 Units)

  • SPAN 210 - Intermediate Spanish Conversation (3)
  • SPAN 220A - Intermediate Spanish I (3)
  • SPAN 220B - Intermediate Spanish II (3)
  • FLIT 295A - Masterpieces of European Literature I (3)
  • FLIT 295B - Masterpieces of European Literature II (3)

Upper Division Required Courses (33 Units)

Writing

  • SPAN 306 - Advanced Composition (3)

Literary Analysis

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

Literature

Choose three from the following:

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

Civilization and Culture

Choose one from the following:

  • SPAN 380 - Latin American Civilization (3)
  • SPAN 381 - Spanish Civilization (3)
  • SPAN 382 - Literature & Society in Latin America (3)
  • SPAN 383 - Literature & Society in Spain (3) 

Language and Linguistics

Choose one from the following:

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

Electives

Select 3 courses from the following. Choose courses to assure a balance between peninsular & Latin America.

  • 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 & Naturalism (3)
  • 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 561 - Spanish Women Writers (3)
  • SPAN 580 - Spanish Literature from 1898 to 1936 (3)
  • SPAN 581 - Spanish Literature since 1936 (3)
  • SPAN 584 - The Novel of the Mexican Revolution (3)
  • SPAN 587 - The Contemporary Mexican Novel (3)
  • SPAN 595A-Z - Experimental Topics in Hispanic Literatures and Cultures (3) 

*Spanish majors should take SPAN 521

Select one course from the following with prior advisement: (3 units)

FLIT 341, 423, 424, 427, 440, 480, 485, 488, 496A-Z or Classics 315