Program Requirements

Note: Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies legislation requires that, in order to obtain an Honours BA (120 credits), students must take a total of at least 18 credits at the 4000-level including at least 12 credits at the 4000-level in each Honours Major or Specialized Honours Major.

Specialized Honours BA Program

Specialized Honours BA Program credit checklist (PDF)

Students will take at least 54 credits in Spanish, including the following:

  • AP/SP 2000 6.0, or AP/SP 2010 6.0, or AP/SP 2020 6.0;
  • AP/SP 2200 6.0;
  • AP/SP 3000 6.0 or AP/SP 3050 6.0;
  • 12 credits at the 4000-level;
  • 24 additional credits at the 3000 or 4000 level.

Honours BA Program

Honours BA Program credit checklist (PDF)

Students will take at least 42 credits in Spanish, including the following:

  • AP/SP 2000 6.0, or AP/SP 2010 6.0, or AP/SP2020 6.0;
  • AP/SP 2200 6.0;
  • AP/SP 3000 6.0 or AP/SP 3050 6.0;
  • 24 additional credits at the 3000 or 4000 level, of which at least 12 credits must be at the 4000 level.

Honours (Double Major) BA Program

Honours (Double Major) BA Program credit checklist (PDF)

The Honours BA program described above may be pursued jointly with approved Honours Double Major degree programs in the Faculties of Environmental Studies, Health, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, or Science, the School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design, or the Lassonde School of Engineering. For further details on requirements, refer to the listings for specific Honours programs that may be pursued jointly with other Faculties.

Honours (Double Major) Interdisciplinary BA Programs

Honours (Double Major) Interdisciplinary BA Programs credit checklist (PDF)

Spanish may be linked with any Honours Double Major Interdisciplinary BA program in the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies. Students must take at least 36 credits in Spanish and at least 36 credits in the interdisciplinary program. Courses taken to meet Spanish requirements cannot also be used to meet the requirements of the interdisciplinary program. Students in these interdisciplinary programs must take a total of at least 18 credits at the 4000 level, including at least 12 credits in Spanish and six credits in the interdisciplinary program. For further details of requirements, refer to the listings for specific Honours Double Major Interdisciplinary BA programs.

The 36 credits in Spanish must include the following:

  • AP/SP 2000 6.0, or AP/SP 2010 6.0, or AP/SP 2020 6.0;
  • AP/SP 2200 6.0;
  • AP/SP 3000 6.0 or AP/SP 3050 6.0;
  • 18 additional credits at the 3000 or 4000 level, of which at least 12 credits must be at the 4000 level.

Honours (Major/Minor) BA Program

Honours (Major/Minor) BA Program credit checklist (PDF)

The Honours BA program described above may be pursued jointly with approved Honours Minor degree programs in the Faculties of Environmental Studies, Health, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, or Science, the School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design, or the Lassonde School of Engineering. For further details on requirements, refer to the listings for specific Honours programs that may be pursued jointly with other Faculties.

Honours (Minor) BA Program

Honours (Minor) BA Program credit checklist (PDF)

The Honours Minor BA program described may be combined with any approved Honours BA program that offers a major/minor option in the Faculties of Environmental Studies, Health, Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, or Science, the School of the Arts, Media, Performance and Design, or the Lassonde School of Engineering. For further details on requirements, refer to the listings for specific Honours programs that may be pursued jointly with other Faculties.

Students will take at least 30 credits in Spanish, including the following:

  • AP/SP 2000 6.0, or AP/SP 2010 6.0, or AP/SP 2020 6.0;
  • AP/SP 2200 6.0;
  • AP/SP 3000 6.0 or AP/SP 3050 6.0;
  • at least 12 further credits at the 3000 or 4000 level, of which at least six credits must be at the 4000 level.

BA Program

BA Program credit checklist (PDF)

Students will take at least 30 credits in Spanish, including the following:

  • AP/SP 2000 6.0, or AP/SP 2010 6.0, or AP/SP 2020 6.0
  • AP/SP 2200 6.0
  • AP/SP 3000 6.0 or AP/SP 3050 6.0
  • at least 12 further credits at the 3000 or 4000-level

Credit Exclusions & Substitutes

For course substitutes and a listing of courses that are not credited towards the Spanish degree programs, please contact the Coordinator for Spanish, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, Telephone: (416)736-5016, Ross S561