Global Language Mural- Linfield College
Spanish

Major in Spanish

Spanish is the second most-spoken language in the United States and a means to communicating with more than 400 million people around the globe. As a Spanish major at Linfield, you will learn and interact with the cultural groups that speak Spanish within the U.S. and abroad while developing the critical intercultural skills necessary in our multicultural world. Develop long-lasting relationships and expand your outlook through study abroad in Spain, Chile or Ecuador.
Spanish majors at Linfield might take:
GLSP 211
Spanish Culture and Civilization
Examine the interplay of culture, religion, and politics of the peoples of Spain from early beginnings to the present day.
GLSP 290/291
Spanish for Bilingual and Heritage Learners
Learn about Latinx identity and acquire the formal Spanish needed for jobs where intercultural skills, translation, and interpretation services are in high demand.
GLSP 350
Topics in Spanish Literature
Engage with major literary works to reflect on current issues in the Spanish-speaking cultures of Latin America, Spain, and the Hispanic Caribbean. Taught in Spanish.
For more information about a major or minor in Spanish, contact: Admission.