University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Spanish Minor

Minor - Spanish 


Lower-Division Core16
Upper-Division Core6
Upper-Division Electives12
Total Hours34

Degree Specific Credits: 34

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.5

Lower-Division Core

Complete all of the following courses:
SPNS 101Elementary Spanish I4
SPNS 102Elementary Spanish II4
SPNS 201Intermediate Spanish I4
SPNS 202Intermediate Spanish II4
Total Hours16

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Upper-Division Core

Rule: Must complete all of the following subcategories. 6 total credits required.


Complete the following course:
SPNS 301Spanish: Oral and Written Expression3
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Complete 1 of the following courses:
SPNS 326Contemporary Spanish Lit3
or SPNS 331 Cultures and Societies of Latin America
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Upper Division Electives

Rule: Complete the following subcategories. 12 total credits required.

Literature and Linguistics

Complete one of the following courses:3
Introduction to Spanish Linguistics
Latin American Literature
Spanish Literature: Renaissance and Golden Age
Spanish Literature: Modern & Contemporary
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Additional Electives

Complete 9 credits of additional upper-division SPNS electives.9
Total Hours9

 Minimum Required Grade: C-