Bachelor of Arts, Double Major in Education and Spanish

Bachelor of Arts, Double Major in Education and Spanish
Core Curriculum
Component Area I (Communication)6
Component Area II (Mathematics) 13
Component Area III (Life and Physical Science)8
Component Area IV (Language, Philosophy, and Culture)3
Component Area V (Creative Arts)3
Component Area VI (U.S. History)6
Component Area VII (Political Science/Government)6
Component Area VIII (Social and Behavioral Sciences)3
Component Area IX (Component Area Option)4
Major: Education
CISE 3383Planning Instr With Tech Intgr3
CISE 3384The Teaching Profession3
CISE 4364Mth Tch Secondary Schools (Taken Twice)3
CISE 4374Human Growth and Learning3
CISE 4377Assmt Stdnt Lrng In Secondary3
CISE 4379Differentiated Pedagogy3
CISE 4380Respon Of Pro Educator3
READ 4378Multiple Literacies in Secondary Education3
SPED 3301Learn and Instruc Child W/Disa3
TESL 4303Teaching Eng As A Second Lang3
Major: Spanish
SPAN 1411Elementary Spanish I4
SPAN 1412Elementary Spanish II4
SPAN 2311Intermediate Spanish I3
SPAN 2312Intermediate Spanish II3
SPAN 4075Individual Readings in Spanish1
WOLC 4363Lang Learn: Concepts & Methods3
Major: Prescribed Electives
SPAN Advanced Electives21
Student Teaching
CISE 4394Creatng Env For Lrng-Secondary3
CISE 4396Std Tch Secondary Classroom3
CISE 4397Std Tch Secondary Classroom3
Minor: Not Required 2,3
Total Hours120
1

MATH 1332 is recommended.

2

A minor is not required for this degree program; however, a student has the option to add a minor, but to do so additional semester credits hours will be needed above the degree program’s stated total semester credit hours. 

3

All minors can be paired with this degree program.

Notes

Students must earn a 2.0 minimum overall GPA in all coursework. 

Students must earn a 2.75 minimum (or in the last 60 semester hours) overall major Education GPA in all major coursework.

Students must earn a 2.0 minimum SHSU GPA in all coursework.

Students must meet a 2.0 minimum SHSU major GPA in all major coursework. 

Students must maintain a 2.75 GPA or greater overall or in the last 60 semester hours. This includes transfer and SHSU courses.

Students must meet a cumulative 2.75 minimum overall GPA in all Spanish and World Languages and Cultures coursework.

Students must earn a 2.75 minimum GPA (overall or last 60) to be admitted in to the State Educator Preparation Program.

Students should use elective and/or minor hours to satisfy the 42 advanced hour requirement. All students must complete at least 120 hours to graduate.

A minor is not required for this degree program; however, a student has the option to add a minor, but to do so additional semester credits hours will be needed above the degree program’s stated total semester credit hours. 

All minors can be paired with this degree program.

First Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area II13Component Area III4
Component Area IX3Component Area IX1
ENGL 130123ENGL 130223
HIST 130133HIST 130233
SPAN 14114SPAN 14124
 16 15
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area III4Component Area IV3
Component Area VIII3Component Area V3
POLS 230543CISE 33843
SPAN 23113POLS 230643
 SPAN 23123
 13 15
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHours
CISE 43743CISE 33833
SPAN Advanced Electives9CISE 43803
SPED 33013READ 43783
TESL 43033SPAN Advanced Electives 6
 WOLC 43633
 18 18
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHours
CISE 43643CISE 43943
CISE 43793CISE 43963
CISE 43773CISE 43973
SPAN Advanced Electives 6SPAN 40751
 15 10
Total Hours: 120
1

MATH 1332 is recommended.

2

Satisfies Core Curriculum requirement for Component Area I (Communication).

3

Satisfies Core Curriculum requirement for Component Area VI (U.S. History).

4

Satisfies Core Curriculum requirement for Component Area VII (Political Science/Government). 

Notes

Students must earn a 2.0 minimum overall GPA in all coursework. 

Students must earn a 2.75 minimum (or in the last 60 semester hours) overall major Education GPA in all major coursework.

Students must earn a 2.0 minimum SHSU GPA in all coursework.

Students must meet a 2.0 minimum SHSU major GPA in all major coursework. 

Students must maintain a 2.75 GPA or greater overall or in the last 60 semester hours. This includes transfer and SHSU courses.

Students must meet a cumulative 2.75 minimum overall GPA in all Spanish and World Languages and Cultures coursework.

Students must earn a 2.75 minimum GPA (overall or last 60) to be admitted in to the State Educator Preparation Program.

Students should use elective and/or minor hours to satisfy the 42 advanced hour requirement. All students must complete at least 120 hours to graduate.

A minor is not required for this degree program; however, a student has the option to add a minor, but to do so additional semester credits hours will be needed above the degree program’s stated total semester credit hours. 

All minors can be paired with this degree program.

The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) marketable skills initiative is part of the state’s 60x30TX plan and was designed to help students articulate their skills to employers.  Marketable skills are those skills valued by employers and/or graduate programs that can be applied in a variety of work or education settings and may include interpersonal, cognitive, and applied skill areas.

The BA with a Double Major in Education and in Spanish is designed to provide graduates with the following marketable skills:

  • Prepared to teach World Languages in Spanish content for Texas teacher certification.
  • Prepared to implement evidence-based methods of teaching and learning.
  • Fully qualified to teach in Texas public high schools.