Students of Spanish (whether majors or minors) at UNI are exposed to a wide variety of coursework. UNI faculty teach courses on language, linguistics, translation, culture, and foreign language teaching methods as well as Chicano and Latino, Spanish-American and Spanish literature and film. UNI also offers unique opportunities for Spanish Heritage Speakers and community outreach opportunities.
All students considering taking Spanish at UNI should take the Spanish placement exam. This exam will help you choose the appropriate first Spanish course at UNI. To take the placement exam, click here. You will first be asked to log in to your UNI account.
**Students should speak with an adviser to ensure all education requirements are met. Options for teaching endorsements can be found at the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners website.
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