Hispanic Studies

Example Course Plan

Hispanic Studies Course Plan (first 3 semesters)

This is an example course plan based on the 2020-2021 University Catalog; your actual schedule may deviate from this example. Your faculty advisor will work with you to select appropriate courses.

As an IWU student, it is your responsibility to track your progress each semester towards completing graduation requirements using the MyIWU degree evaluation tool.

Year 1

Fall Semester

Choose one of the following depending on language placement scores:

Spring Semester

May Term & Summer Term

  • Optional 
Year 2

Fall Semester


Study Abroad

A minimum of one semester of study abroad in a Spanish-speaking country is required for the major. The recommended semester(s) is: fall and/or spring, second, third or fourth year.

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