Eight-Semester Plan for B.S.Ed. in Spanish

Major Program Guide For: B.S.ED. in Spanish
Suggested Course Sequence

  • Total for Degree: 128 Credit Hours
  • Total Hours of Prerequisites: 6 Credit Hours
  • Students must maintain a 2.75 GPA in the major. No grade below a C for any required course in the major will be accepted.  Since courses above 302 are not offered every year, in many cases a Spanish major should take whatever upper level courses are offered in a given semester, provided he or she meets the prerequisites and corequisites
    (generally 301 or 302). 
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution.
Freshman Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
SPAN 101 Spanish I 3 SPAN 102 Spanish II 3
ENGL 101 Composition I 3 ENGL 102 Composition II 3
  190 First Year Seminar 3 P1   Social Sciences 3
P3   History 3 P5   Fine & Performing 3
C2 101 Math Concepts 3 CMHC (C3) 201 Communication 3
Note: 6 total hours of pre-requisites
Sophomore Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
SPAN 231 Intermediate Spanish I 3 SPAN 232 Intermediate Spanish II 3
C5   Physical & Biological Sciences 3 C5   Physical & Biological Sciences 3
P1   Social Sci. 3 P6   World Culture 3
HEAL/HSCC 123/101 Wellness 3 EDCI 231 Foundations of Education 3
General Elective     6 General Elective     6
Note: Upper Level Perspective (ULP) - An approved Upper Level Liberal Studies Perspective course is required in one of the Liberal Studies Perspectives categories.
Junior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
SPAN 301 Topics of the Hispanic World I 3 SPAN 302 Topics of the Hispanic World II 3
SPAN 321 Spanish Civilization 3 SPAN 310 Prose & Poetry 3
SPAN 432 Studies in Spanish-American Literature 3 SPAN 322 Spanish-American Civilization 3
SPED 335 Teaching Exceptional Children 2 EDSE 322 Prin and Methods of Teaching 2
EDEL 312 Elem. Meth. and Curriculum 2 PSY 320 Child and Adolescent Dev 3
P4   Jr-Sr Humanities 3 General Elective     3
Note: Upper Level Perspective (ULP) - An approved Upper Level Liberal Studies Perspective course is required in one of the Liberal Studies Perspectives categories.

After earning ninety hours, the student must file an application form with the Dean after paying a $30 graduation fee to the University Cashier.  
Senior Year
Fall
Spring
Course Prefix or Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours Course Prefix of Liberal Studies Requirement Course Number Course Title Hours
SPAN 401 Contrastive Features 3 EDSE 490 Student Teaching Seminar 6
SPAN 330 Peninsular Lit 3 EDSE 495 Seminar 3
SPAN 420 Methods of Teaching 3 SPAN 491 Supervised Student Teaching 3
SPAN 451 Advanced Grammar 3        
PSY 321 Educational Psychology 3        
General Elective     3        

NOTES:

  • Total for Degree: 128 Credit Hours
  • Total Hours of Prerequisites: 6 Credit Hours
  • Students must maintain a 2.75 GPA in the major. No grade below a C for any required course in the major will be accepted.  Since courses above 302 are not offered every year, in many cases a Spanish major should take whatever upper level courses are offered in a given semester, provided he or she meets the prerequisites and corequisites
    (generally 301 or 302). 
  • Students may finish earlier if they attend summer school at WCU or another approved institution.
 

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