Spanish Education (K-12) Minor

The Spanish Education (K-12) minor  prepares students to teach Spanish courses at all school grades level.  The program focuses on the content of the Spanish discipline, as well as, the pedagogical skills necessary for teaching in a school classroom.  In order to teach with a minor, students must also have an Education major in another area.

For specific Student Learning Outcomes see Education and Spanish.

 

I. Minor Program Requirements

Required Courses (18 credits)

SP203Acquisition of Spanish III (CD)(GD)(ND)

3

SP204Acquisition of Spanish IV (CD)(GD)(ND)

3

SP301Spanish Conversation I (CD)(GD)(ND)

3

SP303Intro to Spanish & Lat Am Civ & Culture

3

SP305Intro to Spanish & Latin American Lit

3

SP306Adv Spanish Grammar & Composition CD/WI

3

Elective Spanish Course (3 credits)

SP320Spanish for the Professions

3

SP350Intensive Spanish Immersion Abroad

3

SP401Topics in Spanish PeninsularCult/Lit-GD

3

SP403Topics in Latin Am Culture & Lit I (GD)

3

SP410GTopics in Spanish & Latin American Film

3

SP410NTopics in Spanish & Latin American Film

3

II. Other Program Requirements

Required classes:

LL400Theories/Methods Lrng/Tch Lang

3

 

PSY203Developmental Psychology

3

or

PSY227Child & Adolescent Psychology

3

 
Study Abroad: In addition to the required courses listed above, completion of a study abroad experience in a Spanish speaking country is strongly encouraged.

III. Teacher Licensure

To obtain teacher licensure in Spanish K-12, a student must complete:

ED408Student Teaching in the Minor Area

5

or

ED410Student Teaching

12

IV. Acceptance into the Teacher Education Program and Student Teaching

Students pursuing a major in any Teacher Education Program must be accepted to the program.  See Acceptance into the Teacher Education Program for specific details. 

In order for students to student teach, they must submit an application.  See Admission to Student Teaching for specific details.

Note:

  1. All Spanish (K-12) students must meet the following requirements: 1) earn a grade of “C-” or better in all Professional Education Requirements, Minor Program Requirements, and Other Program Requirements; 2) earn a minimum 2.5 cumulative grade point average; 3) earn a minimum 2.65 grade point average in Minor Program Requirements and in Other Program Requirements; 4) earn a minimum 2.65 grade point average in Professional Education Requirements.
  2. See Secondary Education Requirements and Professional Education Requirements for Secondary Education.