Spanish, Minor - Teaching - MC-EA

Middle Childhood/Early Adolescence, Teaching (Code 320-406)

Information for all Spanish Majors and Minors

All Spanish majors and minors in any of the emphases offered must complete an appropriate period of language immersion in residence in a country in which the language is spoken, or participate in an alternative language immersion experience that must be approved by the Spanish section. The minimum time period for meeting the residence/immersion requirement is six weeks; however, the Spanish section recommends that students spend at least one semester abroad.

A minimum of 24 semester credits beyond SPAN 102, or 16 credits beyond Span 202, including:
SPAN 301Advanced Composition3
SPAN 302Advanced Conversation and Composition3
SPAN 325Phonetics and Pronunciation3
SPAN 410Advanced Grammar3
One civilization course from the following:
Spanish Civilization to 1900
Contemporary Spain
Latin American Civilization
Required:
FLG 378Second Language Acquisition Theory3
Language Immersion Requirement: 1

NOTE 1: ES 437 required. This minor is restricted to students in the College of Education and Human Sciences: Education Studies: Option A and leads to licensure to teach Spanish in Middle Childhood through Early Adolescence classrooms.

NOTE 2:  For certification, passing the OPI or OPIc and WPT with a score of Intermediate High or above on the ACTFL rating scale is required. Please see your adviser for additional certification requirements.