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College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Modern and Classical Language Studies

109 Satterfield Hall
Tel: 330-672-2150
Fax: 330-672-4009

The Spanish minor enables students to reach a level of proficiency (ideally, advanced) in listening, speaking, reading and writing, and acquire knowledge of the literatures and cultures of Spain and Latin America. To achieve these goals, students study grammar, composition, speaking, Spanish and Spanish-American civilization and Spanish, Spanish-American and Hispanic literature with emphasis on culture.

Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; ELR Experiential Learning; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive

Please read the sections in the University Catalog on Kent Core, diversity, writing-intensive and the experiential learning requirements.

Type Course Title Credits
  SPAN 18201 Elementary Spanish I  
    18202 Elementary Spanish II  
    28201 Intermediate Spanish I  
    28202 Intermediate Spanish II  
Type Course Title Credits
  SPAN 38211 Spanish Grammar and Composition 3
    38213 Spanish Reading and Conversation 3
    38421 Civilization in Spain 3
    38424 Culture and Civilization of Latin America 3
  Spanish 40000-level course 3
  Choose from the following: 3
WIC SPAN 38330 Early Spanish Literature (3)  
WIC   38331 Recent Spanish Literature (3)  
  Choose from the following: 3
 WIC SPAN 38334 Early Spanish-American Literature (3)  
 WIC   38335 Recent Spanish-American Literature (3)  

*Prerequisites can be waived by demonstrated proficiency.

Minimum cumulative 2.000 GPA required for graduation.

Students must complete at least two upper-division courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F). For information on the major Residence Requirements please visit the University Residence Requirements policy.