Academic Catalog 2022-2023

Spanish Literature, Minor

Requirements

Prerequisite Courses
Spanish Language Acquisition:
SPA 110Beginning Spanish I 13
SPA 111Beginning Spanish II 13
SPA 220Intermediate Spanish I 13
SPA 221Intermediate Spanish II 13
Spanish Grammar and Composition: 2
SPA 280Grammar for Spanish Composition 3, 43
SPA 305Advanced Composition, Syntax and Stylistics I3
Upper Division Required Courses
SPA 330Interpreting Hispanic Literature 53
SPA 453Literature Of Spain3
SPA 456Literature of Spanish America3
SPA 461Lecturas Mexicanas y Chicanas3
Total Hours30
1

Students take beginning and intermediate Spanish courses as needed; those who have completed two, three or four years of high-school Spanish or any community college Spanish will be placed in the appropriate semester of college Spanish in consultation with a departmental advisor. Students may get credit for some of these courses through the Advanced Placement Examination in either Language or Literature, by challenging them (but never in descending order), and/or by transferring equivalent courses from other institutions.

2

These courses, which are also required for the Spanish major, are necessary for continuation to the Spanish literature courses in this minor.

3

The Modern Languages Department strongly recommends those students who need additional fluency in Spanish to travel to a Spanish-speaking country (under the guidance of an advisor) or to take SPA 230 Spanish Conversation before they take this course.

4

All Spanish Linguistics minors must take this course at CSUDH.

5

Students who take this course but apply it towards their major must take the following course for the minor: SPA 454 Cervantes: Don Quijote.

Spanish Option under the B.A. in Liberal Studies (12-24 units)

(for major requirements, refer to the Liberal Studies section in this catalog)

Requirements

Lower Division Courses
SPA 110Beginning Spanish I 10-3
SPA 111Beginning Spanish II 10-3
SPA 220Intermediate Spanish I 10-3
SPA 221Intermediate Spanish II 10-3
SPA 280Grammar for Spanish Composition 23
Upper Division Required Courses
SPA 341Advanced Conversation 23
SPA 351Contemporary Hispanic Culture: Spanish-Speaking America 23
SPA 435A Sociolinguistic Approach to Chicano/Latino Dialect 23
Total Hours12-24
1

Note: Students take beginning and intermediate Spanish courses as needed - those who have completed two, three or four years of high-school Spanish or any community college Spanish will be placed in the appropriate semester of college Spanish in consultation with a departmental advisor. Students may get credit for some of these courses through the Advanced Placement Examination in either Language or Literature, by challenging them (but never in descending order), and/or by transferring equivalent courses from other institutions.

2

Must take a CSUDH.