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Spanish and Latin American Studies Emphasis for Students Seeking Teaching Certification

This disciplinary emphasis also requires:

  • Admission to the Education Program.
  • Completion of the minor in Secondary Education.
  • An oral proficiency exam successfully completed before student can be approved for student teaching.
  • Student is required to spend an appropriate period of time in a country where Spanish is spoken or participate in an approved immersion program.
    Supporting Courses6
    Composition and Conversation I
    Composition and Conversation II
    Upper-Level Courses27
    Teaching Foreign Languages
    Introduction to Cultural Studies in Spanish
    Representative Spanish and Latin American Authors
    Advanced Spanish Grammar
    Spanish Phonetics
    Latin America Today
    The Cultures of the Americas
    Spain Today
    The Cultures of Spain
    Choose 6 credits of the following courses:
    Major Spanish and Latin American Fiction
    Spanish and Latin American Cinema
    Cultura Latina
    Major Spanish and Latin American Writer(s) 1
    Special Topics 1
    Study Abroad:Spain and Latin America
    Independent Study
    Travel Course
    Total Credits33

    Some upper-level courses are repeatable for credit when topic varies.