Spanish (Minor)

The minor in Spanish is available to UMass Boston students who have declared the minor before the spring 2012 semester.

It consists of the following:

  • Intermediate proficiency (SPAN 201-202 or equivalent).
  • Five advanced courses, to be selected from those specified in the following three categories. At least three of these courses must be taken at UMass Boston: SPAN 301 (Advanced Reading, Writing and Speaking) or SPAN 304 (Spanish for Majors and Minors); SPAN 351 (Survey of Spanish Literature) and SPAN 352 (Survey of Spanish-American Literature), or SPAN 360 (Spanish Civilization) and SPAN 361 (Spanish-American Civilization); two advanced courses in language, civilization or literature.

All minors must take at least three of these five required courses at UMass Boston.

Pass/Fail Option
One course may be taken for the minor on a pass/fail basis.