Spanish K-12 Teaching Option

Students with a teaching option should file with Education Certification in the sophomore year to establish their program of study. These students will be required to pass a language proficiency test approved by the Modern Languages department in order to qualify for practice teaching.

Freshman YearCredits
SPNS 101 - Elementary Spanish I4
SPNS 102D - Elementary Spanish II4
EDU 202 - Early Field Experience1
FCS 101IS - Indiv and Fam Dev: Lifespan*3
University Core and Electives18
Year Total: 30
Sophomore YearCredits
SPNS 201D - Intermediate Spanish I3
SPNS 220D - Spanish: Language and Culture3
EDU 211D - Multicultural Education3
EDU 370 - Integrating Tech into Educ2
EDU 222IS - Educ Psych & Child Development
or EDU 223IS - Educ Psych and Adolescent Dev
3
University Core and Electives 16
Year Total: 30
Junior and Senior YearCredits
SPNS 320 - Spanish Culture & Civilization3
SPNS 323 - Spanish:Adv Grammar & Phonetic3
SPNS 324 - Spanish:Adv Conversat and Comp3
SPNS 329 - Erly Cultures of Latin America3
SPNS 330 - Modern Cultures Latin America3
Choose one of the following:3
SPNS 323 - Spanish:Adv Grammar & Phonetic
SPNS 325 -
SPNS 332 - Contemp Latin Amer Literature
SPNS 350 - US Latino Cultures
Choose one of the following:3
SPNS 335IH - Travel in Latin Am Lit & Film
SPNS 361 - Latin American Text and Cinema
SPNS 362 - Hispanic Poetry
SPNS 416 - Latin America: Culture and Revolution
SPNS 430 - Latin Amer Perspectives
or SPNS 460 - Contemporary Spain & Nations
3
SPNS 470R - Sem:Modern Hispanic Literature3
ML 344 - Instructional Perspectives
or ML 492 - Independent Study
1
EDU 382 - Assessmt, Curric, Instructn3
EDU 395 - Practicum3
EDSP 306 - Exceptional Learners3
EDU 496 - Methods: K-12 Modern Languages4
EDU 495 - Student Teaching6
EDU 495 Student Teaching K-86
EDU 408 - Professional Issues: K-122
University Core and Electives 5
Year Total: 60
Total Program Credits: 120
*

FCS 101IS (3 cr.) must be taken prior to or concurrently with EDU 222IS or EDU 223IS. (Take either EDU 222IS or EDU 223IS depending upon your preference for an elementary or secondary focus.)

A minimum of 120 credits is required for graduation; 42 of these credits must be in courses numbered 300 and above. Majors are encouraged to take more than the minimum 36 credits required in the department.