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The Spanish Program

The School of Humanities offers a degree in Modern Languages with a major option in Spanish through the College of Arts, and Sciences.  It also offers a degree in Spanish for secondary education majors through the School of Education. 

The Modern Language degree requires thirty (30) hours of Spanish above the elementary (1001 and 1002) level and twelve (12) hours of French (1001, 1002, 2005).

Students in the School of Education must complete forty two (42) hours including 1001-1002, 2005, and phonetics, grammar and composition, six hours of culture and civilization, 4074 and 4075 in the thirty six hours above 1002.

NOTE: This information on this page is provided as a reference only and is subject to change. Always verify all curriculum information with your faculty advisor or the dean's office. For complete information see the ULM Course Catalog.

Other Spanish Options

Students may also choose to complete a concentration in Global Studies.

Many students are also choosing a minor in Spanish, French, or Latin. Except for students who wish to certify to teach, the minor consists of eighteen hours of the language at any level. Students who wish to certify to teach Spanish or French must complete twenty-one (21) hours. Those who wish to teach Latin must complete twenty-four (24) hours of Latin and twelve hours of related courses in mythology, history, theater, and/or English.


Sigma Delta Pi- 

Fall, 2017 Initiation

2017 Initiation  

L to R back row:  Yugdeep Belbase, Suvash Gupta,

Mathew Thornhill, Kaleb Drake, Baylen Harris, Brady Wilhite

L to R front row:  Emely Portillo, Michael Broome, Haley

Fisher, Kelsey Osbon

Spring, 2018 Initiation

 L to R back row:  Vivien Ballard, Cody, Jose Fernandea

Carmen Gonzalez, Caleb Green, Jorden Johnson, Amy


L to R front row:  Chelsea Craig, Elizabeth Stephens,

Haley Fisher

 2018 initiation



The courses above the intermediate level (2005) available to students of Spanish include:

2010 Commercial Spanish
2031 Grammar and Composition
3001 Survey of Spanish American Literature
3007-3008 Survey of Spanish Literature
3011 Phonetics
3012 Culture and Civilization of Mexico
3013 Culture and Civilization of Spain
3014 Culture and Civilization of Latin America
4002 Seminar in Spanish Literature
4005 Advanced Oral Language Development
4006 Advanced Syntax
4007 Contemporary Latin American Literature
4008 Contemporary Hispanic Literature in the United States
4015 Contemporary Spanish Literature
4025 Foreign Language Practicum
4074 Second Language Acquisition (crosslisted with Fren. 474)
4075 Language, Culture, and Classroom (crosslisted with Fren. 475)
5021 Prose and Poetry of the Spanish Golden Age


 Suvash Gupta in Alcalá de Henares on a Sigma Delta Pi Scholarship with his friend Don Quijote

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