Spanish

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Spanish major may lead to a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish. A minor in Spanish is also available.

B.A. in Spanish

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Spanish program, students will be able to:   

  • Effectively communicate in Spanish at an advanced level. This includes being able to communicate orally and in writing, and to demonstrate comprehension of written and oral texts. Students will also effectively be able to do research in Spanish and on the culture of Spanish-speaking people and present their research findings to an audience.

  • Develop an understanding of the cultural artifacts and practices of the people of the Spanish-speaking world.

  • Use their linguistic and cultural knowledge of the Spanish speaking world to draw connections with other disciplines and further their academic development.

  • Develop insights into the nature of language and culture. Students will be able to understand the differences and similarities between their own culture and language, and those of people of the Spanish-speaking world.

  • Participate in multilingual communities at home and around the world. By learning Spanish, our students will become members of a wider global community of people who speak other languages and have different cultural practices.