Associate degree in Spanish

General

Program Description

This program will help students develop proficiency in the following five skills: comprehension, speaking, reading, writing, and understanding of the people and culture of the Spanish-speaking countries. It is designed to provide a seamless transfer pathway for students interested in pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Spanish.

Career opportunities

  • Translator/Interpreter
  • International Relations
  • U.S. Foreign Service
  • Import/Export entrepreneur
  • Teacher

Skills

  • Utilize correct grammatical structures of standard Spanish.
  • Read Spanish proficiently as found, for example, in Spanish language newspapers, magazines, short stories, essays, and selections of poetry written by Spanish, Spanish-American, and Chicano authors.
  • Examine Latin American literature in a historical context.
  • Discuss major historical events and periods in the history of Spanish speaking countries.
  • Analyze aspects of the Spanish-speaking culture that differ significantly from contemporary United States culture
Last updated Jan 2018

About the School

Sacramento City College is an open-access, comprehensive community college, serving a diverse student population. We provide a wide range of educational opportunities and support services leading to t ... Read More

Sacramento City College is an open-access, comprehensive community college, serving a diverse student population. We provide a wide range of educational opportunities and support services leading to transfer, career advancement, basic skills development, degree and certificate attainment, and personal enrichment. Our commitment to continuous improvement through outcome-guided assessment, planning, and evaluation promotes student learning. Through these efforts, we contribute to the intellectual, cultural, and economic vitality of the community. Read less