Oct 22, 2019  
Mansfield University 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
Mansfield University 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Spanish Minor

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Offered by the Department of English and Modern Languages
World Languages faculty:
Professors Arango-Keeth, Holtman
Associate Professors Keeth, Oyallon
English faculty:
Professors Doerksen, Guignard (chairperson), Harris, Pifer
Assistant Professors Lint, Mason

The Spanish minor enables Mansfield University students to become more competitive in the workforce by developing intermediate-mid proficiency linguistic and cultural competencies in Spanish, skills that will enhance their professional portfolio in various fields:  healthcare, law enforcement, social work, education, business administration, international politics, communication, etc.  Students will be better qualified in 22 Spanish-speaking countries to pursue work or service abroad in international and / or non-profit organizations.

Upon completion of the minor program, students will be able to:

  • Understand and speak the target language at an intermediate-mid level as described in the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Proficiency Guidelines.
  • Read and write in the target language at the intermediate-mid level.
  • Demonstrate understanding of Spanish culture.

18 s.h.

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