B.A. in Foreign Languages/Spanish Concentration and Communication (Radio and Television Cluster)

Major Requirements/Spanish (33 credits) 1
FS-301Introduction to Hispanic Literature3
FS-315Introduction to Spanish Linguistics3
FS-300AAdvanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Discourse 23
FS-300BAdvanced Spanish: Composition and Conversation II3
FS-305Survey of Spanish-American Literature3
or FS-307 Survey of Spanish Literature
FS-309Culture and Civilization Spain3
FS-310Culture and Civilization of Latin America3
FS-409Advanced Spanish: Grammar and Stylistics3
FS-318Spanish Pronunciation, Voice, and Diction3
FS-400+Spanish Elective3
FS-411AWriting for the Media in Spanish3
FO-OPIOral Interview0
Major Requirements/Communication (37 credits)
CO-100Introduction to Communication3
CO-155Media Literacy3
CO-220Public Speaking3
CO-224Introduction to Mass Communication3
CO-292Communication Research Methods3
CO-301Communication Theory3
CO-311Communication Ethics3
Radio & Television Cluster
CO-102Working with Audio3
CO-145Introduction to Television Production3
CO-262Co-Curricular Practicum in Radio1
or CO-263 Co-Curricular Practicum in Television
Select one production course from the following:3
Creating Good Radio
Producing and Directing for Television (TV2)
Advanced Video Production and Editing
Electronic Field Production and Editing (TV3)
Broadcast News Operation
Radio Programming and Promotion
Talk Radio
Advanced Radio Production
Special Topics in Communication and Theatre (300 Level)
Select 3 credits of performance or writing from the following:3
Voice and Diction
Performance for Radio
Acting for Television
Screenwriting
Documentary Film and Video
Broadcast Newswriting and Reporting
Broadcast Copywriting
Select 3 credits of theory or analysis from the following:3
Media Law
Media Analysis
Television Criticism
The Music Industry
Radio Station Management
Gender, Race, and Media
Interdisciplinary Requirements/Spanish (15 credits) 3
HU-201Critical Discourse3
MA-105Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences3
Select 9 credits from the following:9
Select 9 credits in at LEAST three of the following subjects: AR, CO, EN, HS, MU, PL 4
Select a Second Foreign Language 5
Free Electives (7 credits)
Select 7 credits of free electives7
General Education Requirements (36 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with MA-1050
Natural Sciences
Select 6 credits from the following subjects: BY, CE, GL, PH, or SC6
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from Art, Music, Theatre, or Dance3
Technological Literacy
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: TL3
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with HU-2010
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV or select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type SS.SV 43
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Fulfilled in Major Requirements with required FS courses0
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Foreign Languages/Spanish (FS) designated with Course Type: WT0
Select two courses from Communication (CO) designated with Course Type: WT
Total Credits128
1

33 credits above the intermediate level. In courses numbered above 300 it is presumed that the student has taken 201-202 (Intermediate) or equivalent

2

A native speaker may substitute any FS-300+ course for FS-300A Advanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Discourse (3 cr.) after consultation with the Chair of the Department.

3

Can substitute a minimum of 9 credits in the same foreign language other than Spanish

4

In Outside Major Requirements, specific exclusions apply for English; contact the department for guidance.

5

Other than Spanish; in addition to the Geneneral Education requirements: (i.e. Italian, German, Irish, Latin, Chinese, Arabic, French) 

 Note

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.