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.
Choose one of the following depending on language placement scores:
May Term & Summer Term
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
- If an entering Spanish major does not place out of the basic sequence, then they must
complete the basic sequence before taking SPAN 303.
- SPAN 303 is the prerequisite for SPAN 307 and SPAN 308.
- Students may fulfill their semester study-abroad requirement in one of many affiliated
- Students planning to double major in Hispanic Studies and Secondary Education should
also follow the Hispanic Studies/Secondary Education Course Plan.