The Department of Hispanic Studies strives to develop effective communication, critical thinking, imaginative inquiry, and community engagement in student’s preparation for life in a global society. The department is committed to delivering high quality courses in a wide breadth of areas and seeks to expose students to the language and cultures of Spain and the Americas with classes at all levels conducted in Spanish.

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To prepare for life in a global society, faculty encourage students to engage in cultural and social activities in communities beyond our campus, and serve as strong role models by continually expanding their own instruction, research, and scholarship.  


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Spring 2017 courses 

203 - Conversation and Composition (G)

230 - Medical Spanish and Cultural Competency of Health Care (U)                           .   

250 - Business Spanish in its Cultural Context

302 - Advanced Conversation

303 - Advanced Grammar and Composition (W)

307 - Reading and Writing Culture (W)

308 - Introduction to Literature (LT)

316 - Latin American Culture and Civilization (CHC)

320 - Studies in Cultural History (CHC)

397 - Internship

408 - Early Spanish Literature (LT)


May Term Travel Seminar 2017 

Spn 305/Hum 270 - Andalucía: A Merging of Tradition & Modernity (ART)