Academic Catalog

Spanish/Teaching, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

EKU Campus

Program Requirements

CIP Code: 13.1330

Summary Checklist for General Education

Element 1
A: Written Communication3
B: Written Communication3
C: Oral Communication3
Element 2
Quantitative Reasoning3
Element 3
A: Arts3
B: Humanities3
Element 4
Natural Sciences6
Element 5
A: Historical Science3
B: Social Behavioral Science3
Element 6
Diversity of Perspectives Experiences6
Total Hours36

Students are expected to complete Elements 1 and 2 within their first 60 hours of college credit.


University Graduation Requirements
General Education36
Student Success Seminar
ASO 100Student Success Seminar (waived for transfers with 30+ hrs.)1
Upper division courses (42 hrs. distributed throughout Major/Supporting/Gen Ed/Free Electives categories)
Major Requirements
Core Courses 1
SPA 300Advanced Conversation3
SPA 301
SPA 360
Reading and Culture
and Grammar in Contexts
SPA 380Civilizations of Spain3
or SPA 381 Civilizations of Latin America
SPA 405Hispanic Literature Culture3
or SPA 406 Hispanic Literature Culture
or SPA 407 Hispanic Literature and Culture
SPA 492Senior Capstone Seminar3
Choose from 12 hours of additional electives12
Professional Education Requirements
EDC 300Differentiation in Inclusive Classrooms3
EDF 203Educational Foundations3
EDF 204Emerging Instructional Technologies2
EDF 219Human Development and Learning3
EDF 413Assessment in Education3
EMS 300WCurriculum and Instructional Design3
EMS 474Disciplinary Literacy3
EMS 490Classroom & Behavior Management3
EME 442Teaching Foreign Language in Grades P-83
ESE 543Teaching of Language Arts in the Secondary School3
Special Education Introduction (Element 6) G
Clinical Experiences:
CED 100Clinical I: Introduction to the Education Profession0
CED 200Clinical II: Understanding the Learner0
CED 300Clinical III: Curriculum and Instructional Design0.5
CED 400Clinical IV: Diagnosis and Prescription0.5
CED 450Clinical V: Practicing Teaching1
CED 499Clinical VI: The Professional Semester9
Exit Requirements
Senior Capstone Seminar
Free Electives
Choose from 13 hours of free electives13
Exit Requirements
PRAXIS Examination
Students must register for and take the PRAXIS exam which correlates to their degree program, per College of Education requirements. Refer to Degree Works for exam details. The PRAXIS exam must be taken prior to student teaching.
Total Hours120

A student may major in Spanish by completing a minimum of 30 hours in courses numbered 200 and above; 24 of these hours must be at the 300 level or above.


Course also satisfies a General Education element. Hours are included within the 36 hours in General Education.

A grade of “C” or higher is required in each course for credit toward the major. Students must attain a 2.75 GPA in their teaching major.