The major of Spanish provides a linguistic and grammatical study of the language and an in-depth look into the culture of Spanishspeaking peoples. The objective of the program is to prepare students for transfer to a four-year university. Employment opportunities are numerous, and include both academic and nonacademic positions, including working for corporations, business entities, and not-for-profits. Numerous career pathways are open to students demonstrating a proficiency in spoken and written Spanish including, but not limited to, teaching, social service, and retail.
To Achieve the Associate in Arts
Upon completion of the following courses with at least a ‘C’ grade in each course, the student will be awarded a Spanish Associate in Arts degree.
To Transfer Coursework
A minimum of 18 semester units in the major with a grade of ‘C’ or better while maintaining a minimum grade point average of at least 2.0 in all California State University transferable coursework.
|Course Number||Course Title||Units|
|SPAN B1||Elementary Spanish I||4.0|
|SPAN B2||Elementary Spanish II||4.0|
|SPAN B3||Intermediate Spanish I||4.0|
|or SPAN B35||Spanish for Heritage Speakers I||4.0|
|SPAN B4||Intermediate Spanish II||4.0|
|or SPAN B36||Spanish for Heritage Speakers II||4.0|
**The courses and unit values on this page are representative of the typical values and courses required by this program. They are taken from the most current catalog, and therefore may not be accurate for the degree or certificate requirements for some students, depending on your year of catalog rights. Please refer to your appropriate catalog or see a counselor for accurate degree requirements.
Upon successful completion, the student will: