Spanish Concentration

In addition to the Core Curriculum requirements, students in the Spanish Concentration must complete 30 units with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher in Spanish beyond the intermediate level. Of the 30 units, at least 15 units must be taken at Towson University.

Required Courses
SPAN 301COMPOSITION AND CONVERSATION I 13
or SPAN 303 SPANISH FOR HERITAGE SPEAKERS I
SPAN 302COMPOSITION AND CONVERSATION II 13
or SPAN 304 SPANISH FOR HERITAGE SPEAKERS II
SPAN 311CULTURE AND CIVILIZATION OF SPAIN3
SPAN 312CULTURE AND CIVILIZATION OF LATIN AMERICA3
SPAN 321SURVEY OF SPANISH LITERATURE3
SPAN 322SURVEY OF SPANISH-AMERICAN LITERATURE3
Electives
Select four of the following: 212
READINGS IN SPANISH
SPANISH PHONETICS
SPANISH FOR BUSINESS
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
ADVANCED SPANISH GRAMMAR
ADVANCED SPANISH COMPOSITION
ADVANCED SPANISH CONVERSATION
SPANISH TRANSLATION
HISPANIC POPULAR CULTURES
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
SPEC TPCS IN SPAN
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH
SPAN 4XX
Upper-level literature course
Total Units30

Suggested Four-Year Plan

Based on course availability and student needs and preferences, the selected sequences will probably vary from those presented below. Students should consult with their adviser to make the most appropriate elective choices.

Freshman
Term 1UnitsTerm 2Units
SPAN 201 (Core 5)13SPAN 202 (Core 12)13
Core 1 (or Core 2)3Core 2 (or Core 1)3
Core 33Core 93
Core 43Core 103
Core 63Core 113
 15 15
Sophomore
Term 1UnitsTerm 2Units
SPAN 301 or 3033SPAN 302 or 3043
Core 74Core 83-4
Core 133Elective3
Core 143Elective3
Elective3Elective3
 16 15-16
Junior
Term 1UnitsTerm 2Units
SPAN 3113SPAN 3123
SPAN 3213SPAN 3223
Elective3Elective3
Elective3Elective3
Elective3Elective3
 15 15
Senior
Term 1UnitsTerm 2Units
SPAN 3xx / 4xx Upper-Level Elective3SPAN 3xx / 4xx Upper-Level Elective3
SPAN 3xx / 4xx Upper-Level Elective3SPAN 3xx / 4xx Literature / Special Topics Course3
Elective3Elective3
Elective3Elective3
Elective3Elective3
 15 15
Total Units 121-122
  1. Students are expected to achieve oral proficiency at the Advanced Low level according to ACTFL standards.
  2. Students are expected to achieve listening comprehension at the Advanced Low level according to ACTFL standards.
  3. Students are expected to achieve reading comprehension at the Advanced Low level according to ACTFL standards.
  4. Students are expected to demonstrate written proficiency at the Advanced Low level according to ACTFL