2013-14 Catalogs

BA in Hispanic Studies

Coordinator: Charlene Suscavage, International House, 102 Bedford Street, Portland

The minimum number of credits (exclusive of the University's Core curriculum) required for the self-designed major in Hispanic studies: 38. For grade requirements, please refer to the Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures section of this catalog.

Required Courses

Spanish Language and Literature
     SPA 201 Intermediate Spanish I
     SPA 202 Intermediate Spanish II
     SPA 303 Practicing Spanish
     SPA 304 Advanced Conversation and Composition
     SPA 332 Advanced Grammar and Stylistics
     SPA 351 Readings in Contemporary Spanish Literatures
     SPA 352 Readings in Modern Latin American Literature
     SPA 450 Topics in Hispanic Language and Literature

History and Culture
     SPA 270 The Culture and Civilization of Spain
     HTY 181 History of Latin America I
     HTY 182 History of Latin America II


Students must choose 6 credits from other Spanish courses, study abroad program, or from related courses in other disciplines. These electives must be approved by a Spanish faculty advisor.

Course substitutions can be made in the electives upon prior approval. At least two semesters of another Romance language are strongly recommended.