2015-2016 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    Feb 01, 2023  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Spanish Minor

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General Requirements for Minors

Minors are available in Chinese, French, German, and Spanish. French, German, and Spanish minors are required to take six upper-division courses in the appropriate language area beyond the intermediate level, preferably two 200-level courses and four 300-level courses. One departmental elective given in English (an ML course) may be included among the six courses. Chinese minors are required to take six upper-division courses: four or five in Chinese beyond the intermediate level and one or two ML courses.

Students who minor in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures and study abroad must take half of their course requirements for the minor at Loyola. Upon their return from study abroad, all students with a Minor in Chinese, French, German, or Spanish must take one 300-level course in the language of their major at Loyola.

Specific Requirements for Minors:

In Spanish, two or three 200-level courses and three or four 300-level courses are required. Minors studying abroad must take at least one SN 300-level course after they return to Loyola. Minors must take SN 201 , SN 203  or SN 217 , one culture course (SN 301-310), and three literature or linguistics courses (SN 320  or above). An ML course (any level) may be substituted for one of the SN 300-level courses.


Besides the traditional Minor in Chinese, French, German or Spanish, students may elect to apply some approved departmental courses to an interdisciplinary Minor in Asian Studies, Gender Studies, Italian Studies, Latin American and Latino Studies, or Medieval Studies.

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