Minor in Spanish

Students minoring in Spanish must complete 18 units with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher in each course. 12 units must be taken at the upper (300-400) level, 6 of which must be completed at Towson University. Students may transfer up to 6 units toward the minor. 

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
Culture and Civilization Courses
SPAN 311CULTURE AND CIVILIZATION OF SPAIN3
or SPAN 312 CULTURE AND CIVILIZATION OF LATIN AMERICA
Electives
Select minimum three elective courses at the 200, 300 or 400 level, in consultation with the minor advisor. Minimum one elective course must be upper (300-400) level. 2, 39
Total Units18
1

Native speakers of Spanish may earn up to 6 units for SPAN 301 and/or SPAN 302 by taking the Departmental Challenge Exam. 

2

SPAN 201 and SPAN 202 may be applied to the minor; however, students who have already completed a course at the 300-level may not register for lower-level courses.

3

Only one of SPAN 300 or SPAN 306 may count as an elective.