This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2020-21 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.

A minor in Spanish requires at least 18 credits in the chosen language, none of which may be earned at the 100 level.

CourseTitleHours
SPAN 201Intermediate Spanish 13
or SPAN 300 Advanced Grammar and Writing
or SPAN 301 Advanced Grammar and Writing
SPAN 202Intermediate Spanish Readings 13
or SPAN 205 Intermediate Spanish Conversation
or SPAN 300 Advanced Grammar and Writing
or SPAN 301 Advanced Grammar and Writing
Select only one of the following conversation courses: 23
Spanish Communication
Spanish Conversation and Film
Spanish Through the Media
Choose a minimum of nine credits of course work at the 300 level or higher 19
Total Hours18
1

Students who place through the intermediate level and begin taking Spanish at the 300 level cannot count SPAN 201, SPAN 202 or SPAN 205 toward the minor. These students are required to complete all 18 credits of the minor through course work at the 300 level or higher.

2

Only one of these conversation courses may count toward the completion of the minor.