Certificate in Bilingual/Cross-Cultural Studies: Spanish/English

Requirements (32 units)

Certificates may be earned by regularly matriculated or extended learning students and denote successful completion of a prescribed program of study designed to:

  1. impart specified professional/vocational/career competencies; or
  2. produce mastery of the content of a sub-field of an academic major (discipline); or
  3. provide exposure to the range of materials in a traditional or emerging interdisciplinary field.

Certain certificate programs contain 600-level courses as requirements and/or electives. These 600-level courses may not be taken by undergraduate students. Candidates must receive two-thirds of their certificate-applicable credit from the university. The transferring of credit or the substitution of courses may occur only after application to the appropriate campus authority.

Certificate Requirements

Lower-division requirements (4)
SPAN 203Intermediate Spanish III4
Upper-division requirements (28)
COMM 304Intercultural Communication4
SPAN 318Techniques of Literary Study and Analysis4
Eight units chosen from:8
Mexican Art
Chicano Art
Comparative Linguistics: Spanish/English
Mexican Literature
Twelve units chosen from:12
Cultures of Mexico and Central America
Cultures of South America
Language and Culture
History of Modern Mexico
Chicano History
Modern Latin America
Aspects of Chicana/o Culture
Total Units32