Spanish

Program Features

With an estimated 500 million speakers across the globe, 西班牙语是世界上最有影响力的语言之一. As a student in the Spanish major, 在学习西班牙历史的同时,你就能流利地说西班牙语, business, political science, geography, demography, philosophy, literature, music, art and more. 你还将有机会在西班牙语国家学习期间获得学分. 西班牙语专业为学生提供的短期和一学期的海外学习项目包括墨西哥, Spain, Costa Rica and Peru.

西班牙语文学学士学位可以轻松地增加第二专业或辅修. 西班牙语专业的学生可以选择与泽维尔教育学院合作,制定符合语言教师执照要求的个性化课程.

位于俄亥俄州辛辛那提市的泽维尔大学是全美公认的顶尖大学 U.S. News & World Report, The Princeton Review and Forbes. 98 percent of our students, including those in the Spanish major, are working, 参加志愿活动或在毕业后6个月内就读研究生院(2021届). 

Curriculum

下面的课程序列示例说明了西班牙语专业的课程设置. Consult the official Xavier University course catalog for detailed registration and advising information.

Fall

  • SPANISH 201 ............ 3cr.
  • PHILOSOPHY 100: Ethics as Intro to Philosophy ............ 3cr.
  • ENGLISH 101: English Composition ............ 3cr.
  • Creative Perspective ............ 3cr.
  • First Year Seminar ............ 3cr.
  • CORE 101: GOA Co-curriculum Program I ............ 0cr.

Spring

  • SPANISH 202 ............ 3cr.
  • THEOLOGY 111: Theological Foundations ............ 3cr.
  • Mathematical Perspective ............ 3cr.
  • Historical Perspective ............ 3cr.
  • Scientific Perspective ............ 3cr.
  • CORE 102: GOA Co-curriculum Program II ............ 0cr.

Fall

  • SPANISH 300 ............ 3cr.
  • Philosophical Perspective ............ 3cr.
  • Humanities Elective ............ 3cr.
  • Natural Science Elective ............ 3cr.
  • Writing Intensive Elective ............ 3cr.

Spring

  • Spanish Elective - SPAN 302-310............ 3cr.
  • Theological Perspective ............ 3cr.
  • ENGLISH 205: Literature and Moral Imagination ............ 3cr.
  • General Elective ............ 3cr.
  • Oral Communications Elective ............ 3cr.

Fall

  • Spanish Electives (2) - SPAN 311-349............ 6cr.
  • Quantitative Reasoning Elective ............ 3cr.
  • Social Science Elective ............ 3cr.
  • General Elective ............ 3cr.

Spring

  • Spanish Electives (2) - SPAN 350-498............ 6cr.
  • E/RS Elective ............ 3cr.
  • General Elective ............ 3cr.
  • Diversity Elective ............ 3cr.

Fall

  • Spanish Electives (2) - SPAN 350-498............ 6cr.
  • General Elective............ 3cr.
  • General Elective............ 3cr.
  • General Elective............ 3cr.

Spring

  • Spanish Elective - SPAN 400-498 ............ 3cr.
  • SPAN 499 - Senior Research Project............ 1cr.
  • General Elective............ 3cr.
  • General Elective............ 3cr.
  • General Elective............ 3cr.
  • General Elective............ 3cr.

Sample Courses

泽维尔大学以提供富有挑战性和个性化的教育而闻名. 以下是泽维尔大学西班牙语专业的一些课程:

Phonetics and Dialectology (SPAN 328) - Study of the phonetic system of the Spanish language, 包括辨证特征的转录和识别.

西班牙文学分析与批评导论(SPAN 370) SPAN370是一门高级课程,适用于已经修过SPAN300或301和至少另外两门SPAN302和349之间的高级课程的学生. 这门课程向学生介绍文学分析, examining different literary theories to study a text. In class we will review Feminist theory, Marxist theory, Latin American critical theory and Indigenist theory, among others, in our approach to a discrete text/selection of texts. 文学分析的基本术语以及与当前文化理论相关的当前概念也将被研究. SPAN370也可以计入拉丁美洲研究辅修课程.

Advanced Spanish (SPAN 300) - 强调同等听力的语言发展课程, speaking, reading, writing, and cultural aspects with an extensive grammar review.

Spanish Civilization (SPAN 350) - Representative culture and history of Spain.

Student Clubs

以下俱乐部是西班牙语专业学生的热门选择.

Spanish Club

这个俱乐部是为有兴趣学习或分享知识的学生而设的继承对西班牙语和西班牙语文化的知识和欣赏. Activities include movies and field trips.

Citizens of the World

这个俱乐部的学生组织活动,展示泽维尔的不同文化. 学生们互相了解,体验新的文化、语言和习俗.

Career Outcomes

98% of Xavier students, including those in the Spanish major, are working, 参加志愿活动或在毕业后6个月内就读研究生院(2021届). 

Careers for spanish majors: foreign services officer, foreign correspondent, journalist, immigration officer, international relations consultatnt, interpreter, police officer, social worker, teacher, translator, travel agent, writer

All For One

泽维尔大学因其优异的学术声誉在该地区的顶级竞争者中排名第一. Students get the most out of their education, 从严格的课堂学习到现实世界的体验学习.

All For One

泽维尔大学因其优异的学术声誉在该地区的顶级竞争者中排名第一. Students get the most out of their education, 从严格的课堂学习到现实世界的体验学习.

Study Abroad Opportunities

前往秘鲁留学的学生们走在小路上

泽维尔大学在墨西哥、西班牙、哥斯达黎加和秘鲁等国家提供30多个国际课程. 学院顾问与西班牙语专业的学生一起工作,以确保在海外学习的课程满足本专业和大学核心课程的要求.


Study Abroad Programs

Cincinnati: A City of Opportunity

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俄亥俄州的辛辛那提市被评为最适合大学毕业生的城市.com) and the #15 Best Place to Start a Career (WalletHub). 西班牙语专业的学生可以在多家财富500强公司获得学分实习和就业机会, private companies, nonprofit organizations and other businesses.


Going to College in Cincinnati

What is Jesuit Education?

西班牙语专业的学生向耶稣会教授学习

泽维尔大学的教育不仅仅是你典型的大学经历. 借鉴了400年历史的耶稣会天主教教育模式, 西班牙语专业的学生得到了他们成功和改变世界所需要的个人关注和支持. 其结果是,教育既鼓舞人心又充满挑战, and as enriching as it is demanding.


Jesuit Education 101

Spanish Major at Xavier University

The programs for majors in German, French, 现代语言系提供的西班牙语和西班牙语课程为发展口语和书面语言的熟练程度提供了机会, 以及对使用该语言地区的文学和文明的研究. 鼓励学生将现代语言专业与第二专业或相关辅修专业相结合. Undergraduates who wish to be licensed as teachers of French, German, 或西班牙语,建议咨询部门的教育协调员和教育学院关于语言教师执照的具体要求.

Xavier University’s College of Arts and Sciences 挑战学生对人性的综合理解, the world, 通过探究Xavier的核心课程和系里课程中提出的问题和上帝. 艺术与科学学院是泽维尔大学最古老和最大的学院. 学院以耶稣会的传统提供优秀的文科教育,为学生的职业生涯做好准备, professional or graduate school, and life in a global society.

泽维尔大学是位于辛辛那提的一所私立大学, Ohio, 以耶稣会天主教传统提供文科教育. 该大学成立于1831年,是美国历史第六大天主教大学. 它被评为美国中西部地区前十的硕士水平大学之一.S. News & World Report for the past two decades. 《4688mgmmgm》将其评为“美国385所最佳大学”之一."