Department Learning Goals

Communication – Students will have the necessary communication skills to succeed academically in a Spanish speaking country.

Analytical Skills – Students will be able to analyze linguistic phenomena with attention to relevant social, artistic, political, historical issues.

Cultural Awareness – Students will acquire knowledge of social, artistic, political, historical, and economic issues related to the Spanish-speaking world.

Connections – Students will be able to use the Spanish language in a variety of interdisciplinary contexts to produce a personal, informed and critical understanding of the Hispanic world.”