May 18, 2024  
SFCC Catalog 2019-2020 
SFCC Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Spanish Language, A.A.

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CIP: 16.0905
School of Liberal Arts, 505-428-1722

This program is designed to prepare students with the necessary course work and proficiency in Spanish for continued study at the baccalaureate level in majors such as Spanish and bilingual education. It will benefit students who wish to attain a level of proficiency that will enhance their careers in any field that requires communication skills in Spanish; it will be especially helpful to students whose heritage language and culture are Spanish. Students must work closely with their transfer institutions and their SFCC advisors to ensure the best transition to four-year schools.

Students can earn the following degrees included in this certificate:

  • Spanish Certificate  

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in speaking and listening comprehension in Spanish.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in reading comprehension in Spanish.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in writing in Spanish.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with the different Spanish-speaking communities around the world and the many variations in the language that exist.

General Education Requirements: (32 Credits Minimum)

Mathematics (3-7 Credits)

Laboratory Science (4-8 Credits)

The combined total of Mathematics and Laboratory Science areas should equal a minimum of 10 credits.

Social/Behavioral Sciences (3-6 Credits)

Humanities (3-6 Credits)

Creative and Fine Arts (3-6 Credits)

The combined total of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Humanities, and Creative and Fine Arts areas should equal 12 credit hours.

Health and Wellness (1 Credit)

Program Requirements: (18 Credits)

Total 60 Credits Min.

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