Spanish

LOCATION: On-Campus

General Description

¿Quieres hablar español?

As you are introduced to the Spanish language and Hispanic culture, you will gain a groundwork for fluency in Spanish to enhance practical language skills.

Hone your Spanish through courses such as:

  • Beginning, intermediate and advanced Spanish
  • Conversational Spanish
  • Latin American culture and civilization
  • Voices of Hispanic women
  • Latino culture in the U.S.Special Topics in literature and culture

*Students majoring in elementary or secondary education may minor in Spanish education through UW-Superior's teacher education program.

Program Outcomes

Through a minor in Spanish at UW-Superior, you will:

  • Become proficient in listening, speaking, reading, and writing Spanish
  • Be able to explain aspects of Hispanic culture
  • Gain a positive impact on your learning in other academic disciplines
  • Identify similarities and differences between Spanish and your native language

Career Opportunities

Fluency in a second language is increasingly valuable in today's world, making Spanish an excellent complement to virtually any major.

Use your Spanish minor in a career as a:

  • Translator
  • Interpreter
  • Tour guide
  • Teacher/professor
  • International banker
  • Engineer
  • Customer service agent
  • Consultant

A Spanish Education minor for teachers drastically improves hiring odds as bilingual students and schools continue to grow throughout the United States.

Did You Know?

  • Students may work with a faculty member to individually design their own Spanish studies major, which includes a special study abroad opportunity in conjunction with UW-Superior's cooperating institution in San Jose, Costa Rica.
  • Students minoring in Spanish education also benefit from UW-Superior's highly regarded teacher education program.

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