The minor in Spanish and Latin American Studies (SLAM) consists of a minimum of five (5) courses (15 credit hours).  The following three (3) required courses (9 credit hours) build language competency beyond the introductory level.  Additionally, two (2) upper-level elective courses (6 credit hours) in prefixes SPN or LAS develop cultural understanding.

Requirements

Required Courses (9 credit hours)

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
SPN 2200 Spanish III 3 PR: SPN 1121 or equivalent
SPN 2201 Spanish IV 3 PR: SPN 2200 or equivalent
SPN 2240 Conversation I 3 PR: SPN 2201

 

Elective Courses (6 credit hours)

Course Number Title Credit Hours Requisites (KEY) Notes (KEY)
SPN 3391 Latin American Cinema 3 PR: SPN 2240 with a minimum grade of C- or better Also accepted as PR: SPN 2200 with a minimum grade of C+
SPN 3520 Spanish-American Civilization 3 PR: SPN 2201 or equivalent Also accepted as PR: SPN 2200 with a minimum grade of C+
SPN 4470 Advanced Overseas Study 1-6 PR: SPN 2270; DPR Equivalent course substitutions may be used