OFFICE OF EXTENDED STUDIES (Summer Term, Winter Term, Freshmen Connection, Freshmen First, Pre-College Programs, Professional Programs, Continuing Education Programs)
Appendix D: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY AND PROCEDURES ON THE DISCLOSURE OF STUDENT EDUCATION RECORDS III-6.30(A)
Appendix J: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND PROCEDURES FOR REVIEW OF ALLEGED ARBITRARY AND CAPRICIOUS GRADING--UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS III-1.20(B)
Appendix M: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY ON THE COLLECTION, USE AND PROTECTION OF ID NUMBERS VI-26.00(A)
Appendix O: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND POLICY ON PROMOTING RESPONSIBLE ACTION IN MEDICAL EMERGENCIES (APPROVED BY THE PRESIDENT V-1.00(J)
Spanish Language, Business, and Cultures
School of Literatures, Languages, and Cultures (SLLC)
This 15 credit minor will provide students with a solid background in language, culture, and concepts important for business in the Spanish-speaking world.
Core Courses Required for the Minor
SPAN207 Reading and Writing in Spanish
Other Required Courses
Following completion of the core sequence, students will complete:
SPAN315 Commercial Spanish I
All courses must be taught in Spanish.
Native and Heritage Speakers
Native speakers and all others with the ability to begin coursework at a high level should speak with the Undergraduate Advisor. Heritage learners, students from homes where Spanish is spoken or who have had in depth exposure to Spanish, are encouraged to take a series of courses designed to enhance their skills.
A maximum of 6 credits may be applied to the minor from courses taken at other institutions. However, a maximum of 9 credits may be applied from a University of Maryland study abroad program.
The minor is open to all students except Spanish majors.
Students should meet with the Minor Advisor, Karen Krausen, during any of her walk-in advising hours. The advising hours are always posted on her office door, 2211 Jimenez Hall, and are available on the Department of Spanish and Portuguese website, https://sllc.umd.edu/spanish/undergraduate/advising .