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Spanish Minor Requirements

PLACEMENT FOR SPANISH COURSES

Please note the following:

  • ONLY ONE of the bulleted prerequisites under each course is required in order to place into that course. 
  • Students must have earned a grade of C or higher from a course taken at another institution for it to count as a completed prerequisite.
  • For any questions concerning placement of students who have completed coursework at institutions that participate in the Avila Exchange program, please direct all questions to Dr. Teresa Lorenz (teresa.lorenz@avila.edu, x 3642)

Pre-Reqs for SP 111 (3)

Pre-Reqs for SP 112 (3)

Pre-Reqs for SP 211 (3)

  • Student has never had high school Spanish
  • 5 + years have elapsed since taking high school Spanish
  • 1 + years of high school Spanish
  • SP 111
  • FL 130 at Johnson County CC
  • LANG 141 at Kansas City CC
  • SPAN 101 at Metropolitan CC
  • SP 111
  • AP Spanish Language OR Literature score of 3
  • FL 131 at Johnson County CC
  • LANG 142 at Kansas City
  • SPAN 102 at Metropolitan CC
  • SPAN 111 at Metropolitan CC

Pre-Reqs for SP 212 (3)

Pre-Reqs for SP 312 (3)

Pre-Reqs for SP 313 (3)

  • AP Spanish Language OR Literature score of 4
  • AP Spanish Language AND Literature Score of 3
  • SP Spanish Language AND Literature combination of scores 3 & 4
  • FL 230 at Johnson County CC
  • SPAN 203 at Metropolitan CC
  • AP Spanish Language OR Literature score of 5
  • AP Spanish Language & Literature score of 4
  • FL 231 at Johnson County CC
  • SPAN 204 at Metropolitan CC
  • AP Spanish Language AND Literature combination of scores 4 & 5

 

 

COURSES IN SPANISH MINOR


SP 111. Fundamentals of Spanish I. (3)
SP 112. Fundamentals of Spanish II. (3)

SP 211. Grammar through Culture I. (3)
SP 212. Grammar through Culture II. (3)

SP 312. Intermediate Grammar and Conversation. (3)

SP 313. Introduction to Hispanic Literature. (3)

SP 180. Special Topics. (1-3)

  • Courses such as (but not limited to): Spanish for Health/ Business / Education / Government (Basic. Specialized vocabulary)
    • Elective only
    • Prerequisite: SP 112 or equivalent
    • If taught mostly in English (1-2 units)
    • If taught mostly in Spanish (2-3 units)

SP 280. Special Topics. (1-3)

  • Reading through literature course with emphasis on vocabulary
    • Elective only
    • Prerequisite:  SP 212 or equivalent

SP 380. Special Topics. (1-3)

  • Advanced grammar or conversation
    • Elective only
    • Prerequisite: SP 313 or equivalent
  • Introduction to Linguistics
    • Elective only
    • Prerequisite: SP 313 or equivalent
  • Introduction to Translation & Interpretation
    • Elective only
    • Prerequisite: SP 313 or equivalent
  • Latin American Film
    • Elective only
    • Prerequisite: SP 312 or equivalent
  • Advanced Culture and Literature courses
    • Elective only
    • Prerequisite: SP 313
  • Service Learning
    • Elective only
    • Prerequisite: SP 312

SP 490. Directed Studies. (1-6)

  • Travel course
  • Course may be conducted in English (in which case, students would not have to speak the majority of the time abroad in Spanish)
    • Elective only (but not for Spanish minor)
    • Prerequisite: N/A
  • If course is conducted in Spanish, it would count as an UD elective
    • Elective only
    • Prerequisite: SP 312 or equivalent