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2010-2011 Academic Catalog 
2010-2011 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Spanish B.A.

View information for the Department of Philosophy and Modern Languages , including Learning Objectives for the department and its programs.


1. Complete the University General Education requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree.

(51 units minimum)

Click here to view General Education requirements. 

2. Complete the following prerequisites to the major:

(12-14 units)

a. The following two courses (or their equivalent):

(8 units)


(6 units)

  • AP exemption (Spanish Literature)

b. One of the following two-course sequences (or their equivalent):

(6 units)



(8 units)

  • AP exemption (Spanish Language)

3. Complete the major of not less than 24 upper-division units.

No more than 8 units of CR-graded course work in courses graded exclusively CR/NC may apply toward the major.


A student who can demonstrate equivalent preparation may be exempt from 4 to 14 units of the lower-division requirement. Two years of college-level Spanish or the equivalent is required for admission to upper-division courses.

Completion of an academic minor in a related discipline is not required, but is strongly recommended for single subject credential candidates.

The Major

(24 units)

1. Complete the following two courses:

(6 units)

3. Select 9 units of additional upper-division Spanish coursework, as approved by the department.

(9 units)