Major Academic Plan for B.A. in Spanish for Health Professions

A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs. Program requirements are based on Catalog Year.

MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1101 3 C-GEF, S, SuAppropriate placement score 
GE Objective 3 3  GE   
GE Objective 4: SPAN 1101 4  GE   
GE Objective 6 3  GE   
Major Electives 2      
Semester Total15
Second Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1102 3 C-GEF, S, SuENGL 1101 or equivalent 
GE Objective 4 3  GE   
GE Objective 5 3  GE   
SPAN 1102 Elementary Spanish II 4    F, SSPAN 1101 or equivalent 
HCA 2210 Medical Terminology and Communication
or HE 2210 Medical Terminology and Communication
2    F, S  
Semester Total15
Third Semester
GE Objective 2: COMM 1101 3  GEF, S  
GE Objective 6 3  GE   
GE Objective 7 or 8 3  GE   
SPAN 2201 Intermediate Spanish I 4   F, SSPAN 1102 or equivalent 
SPAN 2210 Spanish for Health Care I 3   DSPAN 1102 or equivalent 
Semester Total16
Fourth Semester
GE Objective 5: Lecture & Lab 4  GE   
SPAN 2202 Intermediate Spanish II 4   F, SSPAN 2201 or equivalent 
SPAN 2211 Spanish for Health Care II 3   DSPAN 2210 
Culture Core Course 3      
Semester Total14
Fifth Semester
GE Objective 9 3  GE   
SPAN 3301 Spanish Conversation and Composition I
or SPAN 3302 Spanish Conversation and Composition II
3  UMF, SSPAN 2202 or equivalent 
Culture Core Course 3      
Upper Division Major Electives 6  UM   
Semester Total15
Sixth Semester
SPAN 3300 Intensive Conversation 3  UMDSPAN 2202 or equivalent 
Health Professions Core 3      
Upper Division Culture Core Course 3  UM   
Upper Division Major Electives 6  UM   
Semester Total15
Seventh Semester
SPAN 4400 Spanish Advanced Grammar 3  UMDSPAN 3301 or 3302 or instructor approval 
SPAN 4460 Spanish Interpretation and Translation I 4  UM FSPAN 3301 or SPAN 3302 or permission of instructor. 
Health Professions Core 3      
Major Electives 5      
Semester Total15
Eighth Semester
SPAN 4460 Spanish Interpretation and Translation I 4  UM FSPAN 3301 or SPAN 3302 or permission of instructor. 
Upper Division Health Professions Core 3  UM   
Upper Division Major Electives 1  UM   
Major Electives 3      
Free Electives 4      
Semester Total15
Total120
MAP Credit SummaryCredits
Major78
General Education38
Electives to reach 120 credits4
Total120