Spanish (Minor)

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The minor in Spanish, offered by the School of Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies, consists of three emphases: language, literature and cultures. These emphases are integrated within the discipline and with other disciplines within the New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences.

The minor program in Spanish addresses language and examines the cultural production of Spanish-speaking communities.

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Spanish (Minor)

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Program requirements

The minor in Spanish consists of 18 credit hours, of which 12 credit hours must be upper-division. All courses used to satisfy the requirements for the minor must be passed with a "C" or better. A minimum of six upper-division credit hours must be completed through courses offered by the School of Humanities, Arts, and Cultural Studies. Courses for the minor must be chosen in consultation with an academic advisor in the School of Humanities, Arts, and Cultural Studies. Preparatory coursework may not be used to satisfy requirements for the minor. Preparatory coursework includes Spanish lower-division language courses.
Core Requirements -- 12 credit hours
Three of the four credit hours from SPA 202 are counted toward the minor. The additional credit hour is applied toward university elective credit hours.
Electives (minimum 3 upper-division credit hours) -- 6 credit hours
Depending on a student's undergraduate program of study, prerequisite courses may be needed in order to complete the requirements of this minor.

Enrollment requirements

GPA Requirement: None

Incompatible Majors: BA in Spanish

Other Enrollment Requirements: None

The minor in Spanish is open to all ASU undergraduate students.

Current ASU undergraduate students may pursue a minor and have it recognized on their ASU transcript at graduation. Students interested in pursuing a minor should consult their academic advisor to declare the minor and to ensure that an appropriate set of courses is taken. Minor requirements appear on the degree audit once the minor is added. Certain major and minor combinations may be deemed inappropriate by the college or department of either the major program or the minor. Courses taken for the minor may not count toward both the major and the minor. Students should contact their academic advisor for more information.

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