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BS in Education- Spanish Certification Curriculum

Cal U is proud to offer a B.S. in education with a Spanish foreign language education K-12 certification.

Get a description of each of Cal U’s Spanish courses from our Course Catalog.

Below is a recommended framework of courses for completing the program in four years.

First Semester – 16 credits
CourseCredits
UNI 100 First-Year Seminar 1 crs.
PSY 100 General Psychology
3 crs.
SPN 101 Elementary Spanish I
3 crs.
ENG 101 English Composition
3 crs.
Math Course
3 crs.
General Education Course
3 crs.

Second Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
Math Course
3 crs.
English Course
3 crs.
ESP 210 Special Education Foundations and Collaboration
3 crs.
SPN 102 Elementary Spanish II
3 crs.
General Education Course
3 crs.

Third Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
SEC 210 Introduction to Secondary Education
3 crs.
SEC 220 Standards-based Education in Secondary Education
3 crs.
General Education Course
3 crs.
PSY 206 Adolescent Psychology
3 crs.
SPN 203 Intermediate Spanish I
3 crs.

Fourth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
ESP 311 Assessment and Positive Behavior Interventions
3 crs.
EDU 350 Supporting English Language Learners
3 crs.
SPN 204 Intermediate Spanish II
3 crs.
EDU 333 Technology in Teaching and Learning
3 crs.
Spanish Elective
3 crs.

Fifth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
SEC 310 Instructional Strategies in Secondary Education
3 crs.
SEC 350 Content Area Literacy
3 crs.
SEC 360 Technology Integration in Secondary Education
3 crs.
SPN 311 Spanish Conversation, Composition and Phonetics I3 crs. 
SPN 421 Survey of Spanish Literature I

3 crs.

Sixth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
SEC 400 Classroom Management
3 crs.
EDF 420 Assessments and Interventions in Secondary Education
3 crs.
SPN 312 Conversation and Phonetics II
3 crs.
SPN 422 Survey of Spanish-American Literature II
3 crs.
SPN 402 Advanced Composition: Grammar and Stylistics
3 crs.

Seventh Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
SEC 393 Teaching of Foreign Languages
3 crs.
EDU 350 Supporting English Language Learners
3 crs.
ESP 413 Evidence-based Practices for Secondary Education
3 crs.
Spanish Elective
3 crs. 
EDU 310 Teaching in a Multicultural Society
3 crs.

Eighth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits
SEC 460 Professional Practices in Secondary Education
3 crs.
SEC 461 Student Teaching Practicum
12 crs.