Spanish Translation and Interpretation Comprehensive, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Modern Languages

For departmental assessment purposes, all majors will be required to complete a comprehensive examination in their declared language emphasis (French, German, or Spanish) during their final semester.

General Studies
Foundational Requirements (LOPERs 1-4)12
Broad Knowledge Requirements (LOPERs 5-8)12
LOPER 6: Humanities
Intermediate Spanish I
Dispositional Requirements (LOPERs 9-10) 16
LOPER 10: Respect for Human Diversity
Intermediate Spanish II
Wellness (LOPER 11) Optional0
BS Science - related course requirements
Complete all required courses0
Major Option
Complete all required courses51
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum39
Total Credit Hours120

Major Option

Spanish Core Requirements
SPAN 205Culture, Conversation and Composition3
or SPAN 215 Introduction to Spanish Studies for Heritage Speakers
SPAN 308Advanced Spanish Grammar3
or SPAN 318 Advanced Spanish for Heritage Speakers 1
SPAN 309Foundations of Literacy3
or SPAN 319 Advanced Spanish for Heritage Speakers 2
SPAN 310Cultural History of Spain & Latin America I3
SPAN 311Cultural History of Spain & Latin America II3
FORL 480Modern Languages Seminar3
Spanish Translation and Interpretation Requirements 2
SPAN 333Commercial Spanish3
SPAN 408Comparative Grammar3
FORL 308Seminar in Translation I3
FORL 309Seminar in Translation II3
FORL 409Interpretation I3
FORL 410Interpretation II3
FORL 411Practicum in Translation/Interpretation3
Spanish Translation and Interpretation Electives 3
Select 12 credit hours of the following:12
SPAN 300-SPAN 499 4
Total Credit Hours51

Designated courses with the appropriate content may be approved to satisfy one of the Broad Knowledge requirements plus LOPER 9 or Broad Knowledge plus LOPER 10. Courses may be approved to satisfy LOPER 9 or LOPER 10 alone. (Courses satisfying LOPER 9 or LOPER 10 alone must be 3 credit hours.) Students applying this option will need to take additional hours in other categories to meet the required GS hours.


Minimum grade of C+ required for Spanish Translation and Interpretation Requirement courses.


No more than 6 credit hours may be taken from Study Abroad, which are SPAN 275, SPAN 276, SPAN 375, SPAN 376, SPAN 475, SPAN 476


Except SPAN 302 .