Requirements for the Spanish minor
Lower Division (8 units)*
SPAN 260** Advanced Spanish Arts and Sciences
SPAN 261** Advanced Spanish: Society and the Media
Upper Division (16 units)
Any four courses at the 300- or 400-level
Basic Language (12 units)
SPAN 120 Spanish I
SPAN 150 Spanish II
SPAN 220 Spanish III
* Majors and minors may request a waiver of one or both lower division courses (SPAN 260 and/or SPAN 261) if they meet one of the following prerequisites: a) a score of 5 on the Spanish language or literature advanced placement (AP) exam; b) a score of 6 or 7 on the Spanish International Baccalaureate Higher-Level exam (IBHL); c) a score of 800 in the Spanish SAT subject exam; or d) they can demonstrate advanced proficiency in spoken and written Spanish. Departmental approval is required in every case.
**SPAN 260 and SPAN 261 may be taken concurrently. The second of these courses may be taken concurrently with a 300-level course.