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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Spanish Concentration Major, Modern Language, BA, FL02


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Major Code: FL02     Bachelor of Arts          Summary Degree Requirements  

General Education Core 42 Requirements: 39 Hours


  • Area 5A 3 hours met by a Modern Language course, choose one additional course to fulfill Area 5A. Or 3 hours or Modern Language could apply to Area 5C.

General Education Core 42 Areas


Area 1B Civics: 3 Hours


Area 1 Social and Behavioral Sciences 9 hours total. Six hours from Social Science (area 1A) and three hours from Civics (area 1B).

Area 2A Written Communication: 6 Hours


Area 2 Communications 9 hours total. Six hours in written communication (area 2A) and three hours in oral communication (area 2B). ENG 101 and ENG 102 or ENG 111 fulfill area 2A.

Area 2B Oral Communication: 3 Hours


Area 2 Communications 9 hours total. Six hours in written communication (area 2A) and three hours in oral communication (area 2B).

Area 3 Non-lab Natural Science: 3 Hours


Area 3 Natural Sciences 7 hours total. Three hours from the non-lab course list  and four hours from courses with a lab list. Must have a minimum of one course with a lab, from different MOTR disciplines.

Area 3 Natural Science with Lab: 4 Hours


Area 3 Natural Sciences 7 hours total. Three hours from the non-lab course list  and four hours from courses with a lab list. Must have a minimum of one course with a lab, from different MOTR disciplines.

Area 5B Fine Arts: 3 Hours


Area 5 14 hours total. Humanities 6 hours (area 5A)/Fine Arts 3 hours (area 5B)/Global Competencies 3 hours (area 5C)/Health & Wellness 2 hours (area 5D).

Area 5D Health and Wellness: 2 Hours


Area 5 14 hours total. Humanities 6 hours (area 5A)/Fine Arts 3 hours (area 5B)/Global Competencies 3 hours (area 5C)/Health & Wellness 2 hours (area 5D).

Institutional Degree Requirement: 1 Hour


Spanish Requirements: 36 Hours


Additional Requirements


  1. Proficiency examinations - Current Senior Proficiency Examinations (5 exams, candidate must pass 3 out of 5)
  2. Immersion Experience (Internship) - use of language concentration is paramount and the immersion experience must be pre-approved by the department chair. There is a cap of 9 credit hours for internships. Study abroad or an immersion experience (internship) must be completed.

Electives: 44 Hours


As needed to meet 120 total approved credit hours (including 39 upper division 300-400 level).

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Total Hours: 120


One Modern Language course satisfies 3 hours of General Education Core 42 Requirement area 5A (6 hours required). One Modern Language course satisfied 3 hours of General Education Core 42 Requirement are 5C.

Institutional requirement UE 0100  may also be met by HNRS 0101  (2 credit hours).

SPAN 0300   must be taken at MSSU.

SPAN 102, 203, 204 must be taken OR a candidate must take a placement test and petition for retro-credit for lower division courses that were “skipped”.

A total of 27 credit hours of upper division (300-400 level) language courses of the same language prefix are required to graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Modern Languages with a concentration in either Spanish or French.

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