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Specializations in Spanish
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The following specializations are open to all students majoring in Spanish.

Latin American Literatures and Cultures Specialization

The Latin American Literatures and Cultures Specialization requires successful completion of four courses:

Spanish/English Translation Specialization

The Spanish/English Translation Specialization requires:

  1. Successful completion of six courses:
  2. Successful completion of a final examination in Spanish/English translation.


  1. The final examination will be administered after successful completion of all required courses. The required passing grade is 70%.
  2. Some of the courses are offered in sequence and a minimum of two academic years might be required to complete any of the translation academic plans.
  3. Students enrolled in any of the translation academic plans may choose to spend one semester in a School of Translation in a university in Spain or Latin America.


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