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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 major in 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 Courses18
    Teaching Foreign Languages
    Introduction to Cultural Studies in Spanish
    Representative Spanish and Latin American Authors
    Advanced Spanish Grammar
    Spanish Phonetics
    Choose 3 credits of the following courses:
    Cultura Latina
    Latin America Today
    The Cultures of the Americas
    Spain Today
    The Cultures of Spain
    Special Topics 1
    Study Abroad:Spain and Latin America
    Total Credits24

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