Spanish Minor

For information, contact the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, 268 Irvin Hall, 513-529-4500.

The Spanish minor is designed to offer students whose major is in another field the ability to build upon their language, cultural, and interdisciplinary skills in Spanish.  In an increasingly globalized world, a minor in Spanish provides a competitive edge for students in a wide variety of areas of concentration.You must plan your program with your advisor in the department. No courses for the Spanish major or minor may be taken credit/no-credit. This minor consists of Spanish courses above the 202 level. 

Program Requirements

(18 semester hours)

SPN 311Grammar Review and Introductory Composition3
SPN 312Introduction to Spanish Language/Linguistics3
or SPN 315 Intro to Hispanic Literatures
Select one of the following sequences:6
Cultural History of Spain I
and Cultural History of Spain II
Spanish American Cultural History I
and Spanish American Cultural History II
Spanish Language and Hispanic Culture I
and Spanish Language and Hispanic Culture II
Select two courses of the following: 16
Any 300 level course 2
Selected Topics in Literature and Culture: Spain
Selected Topics in Literature and Culture: Spanish America
Selected Topics in Spanish Language and Hispanic Culture
Topics in Hispanic Literature and Language
Spanish Phonology and Syntax
Spanish Dialectology
History of the Spanish Language
Second Language Acquisition: Spanish
Total Credit Hours18
1

Other 400 level courses may be taken with permission from the instructor.

2

Excluding SPN 303 and SPN 332.