Spanish Endorsement

College of Humanities and Social Sciences

K-12 Teaching Endorsement Not Tied to Major — 24 Credits

Degree Requirements

Required Endorsement — 24 credits

SPAN 301Spanish Grammar

3

SPAN 302Spanish Composition

3

SPAN 303Spanish Conversation and Film Studies

3

SPAN 304Introduction to Hispanic Literature

3

SPAN 305Introduction to Hispanic Linguistics

3

SPAN 455Literature for Children and Adolescents

3

Choose one of the following courses:

SPAN 321Spanish Civilization and Culture

3

SPAN 331Latin American Civilization and Culture

3

SPAN 341Mexican and Mexican American Civilization and Culture

3

Choose one of the following courses:

FL 341Methods of Teaching Foreign Languages

3

SPAN 412Spanish for Bilingual Education

3

This endorsement must be attached to an Elementary, Secondary or K-12 Teaching License. To be endorsed to teach Spanish K-12, students have to pass the Spanish PLACE exam.

 NOTE: Students must earn a grade of "C" or better (GPA 2.0 or above) for all Spanish courses in the endorsement. Courses with the SPAN prefix are taught in Spanish.

Heritage Speakers Option:

Heritage speakers of Spanish with program approval through placement test may substitute SPAN 310, SPAN 311 and SPAN 312 for SPAN 301, SPAN 302 and SPAN 303.

Required Major — 9 credits

SPAN 310Spanish for Native Speakers

5

SPAN 311Spanish for Native Speakers

1

SPAN 312Written Spanish for Native Speakers

3

NOTE: SPAN 310 and SPAN 311 are co-requisites.