This immersion introduces students to the language, customs, and cultural aspects (history, art, literature, politics, anthropology, and music) of Spain and Spanish-speaking countries. The immersion consists of three language courses or, with permission, two language courses and one culture course. Students with previous language skills must consult the minor adviser for placement evaluation before they register. This immersion is closed to students majoring in international and global studies who have chosen an area of study in Spanish language, a field specialization in Latin America or Europe, or are native speakers of Spanish.
|Choose three consecutive language courses:|
|MLSP-201A, 201B||Beginning Spanish IA, IB†|
|MLSP-202||Beginning Spanish II|
|MLSP-301||Intermediate Spanish I|
|MLSP-302||Intermediate Spanish II|
|MLSP-401||Advanced Spanish I|
|MLSP-402||Advanced Spanish II|
|With MLC faculty adviser permission, one of the following culture courses may be substituted for one of the sequential language courses:|
|MLSP-351||Gender and Sexuality in Hispanic Studies|
|MLSP-353||Trauma and Survival in First-Person Narrative|
|ANTH-335||Culture and Politics in Latin America|
|ANTH-350||The Global Economy and the Grassroots|
|ENGL-416||Topics in Global Literatures*|
* When the course deals with Spanish and/or Latin American literature.
† Based on a student's previous study of the Spanish language, students may enroll in either Beginning Spanish 1A (MLSP-201A) or Beginning Spanish 1B (MLSP-201B).