• Department of Spanish

    Hardin-Simmons University’s Department of Foreign Languages acknowledges that cultural exploration and the study of film and literature are primordial for language acquisition. Furthermore, the department’s curriculum exerts a culture-based communicative approach that fosters the acquiring of a second language through an array of activities that promote language acquisition and cultural competency.

    Opportunities and Resources

    • A great selection of books and movies in Spanish, German and French
    • The Haggerton Language Laboratory-Multimedia Language Facility
    • Personalized tutoring services
    • Study Abroad: Designed for immersion language learning for undergraduates, majors and minors. These programs are offered during summer and during the regular semester. Classes offer a real-world settings for language skills practice and cultural awareness development under the guidance of our faculty and faculty at the Universidad de Salamanca.
    • Internships: tutor, lab attendant, student worker positions available
    • Scholarships: International Studies and the Dr. Teresia Taylor Endowed
    • La Tertulia
      Students and alumni in town gather once a month for fiestas, meals, and fun. All in Spanish
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