Example Course Plan

Hispanic Studies Course Plan (first 3 semesters)

Hispanic Studies New Curriculum 

This is an example course plan based on the 2021-2022 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 audit tool.

Year 1
Year 2
Study Abroad
  • A study abroad experience in a Spanish-speaking country is highly recommended for Hispanic Studies majors and minors. 
  • Visit the Study Abroad Office and discuss options with your academic advisor. 
Additional Information
  • 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 planning to double major in Hispanic Studies and Secondary Education should also follow the Hispanic Studies/Secondary Education Course Plan.