Madrid, Spain Advising Guides

The following is a list of USAC Specialty Program courses scheduled to be offered in the upcoming academic terms and their corresponding UNR equivalents. Please visit https://usac.edu for course details and speak with your academic advisor to see how these courses fit into your University of Nevada, Reno degree program.

2022 Fall

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ART 101 Drawing I 3 Drawing Madrid
ART 397 Adv Field Study 3 Spain Through the Photographer's Lens
HIST 498 Advanced Historical Studies 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary European History and Cinema
JOUR 360 Media and Politics 3 Mass Media and Political Communication
PSC 407A Political Systems of Western Europe 3 Government and Politics in Spain
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 1 - 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 353 Masterworks of Spanish Peninsular Lit to 1700 3 Survey of Spanish Literature I
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II
SPAN 495 Independent Study in Spanish 3 Government and Politics in Spain
WMST 490 Special Topics 3 LGBTQIA+ Spain

2023 Spring

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ART 101 Drawing I 3 Drawing Madrid
ART 473 20th Century Art 3 Masterpieces of European Art II
ECON 493 Special Topics 3 Economic and Political Institutions of the European Union
JOUR 313 Photojournalism 3 Photojournalism/Visual Journalism
NUTR 210 World Cuisine 1 Spanish Cuisine
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 1 - 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 321 Spanish Culture and Civilization 3 Spanish Culture and Civilization
SPAN 354 Masterworks of Spanish Peninsular Lit, 1700-Pres. 3 Survey of Spanish Literature II
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II
SPAN 442 Special Topics in Cultural Studies 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Spanish History and Cinema
SPAN 490 Modern Spanish Literature 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Spanish Narrative

2023 Summer Session I

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ART 440 Problems in Photography 1 Travel Photography
ART 472 19th Century Art 3 Masterpieces of European Art I
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 1 - 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
WMST 490 Special Topics 3 LGBTQIA+ Spain

2023 Summer Session II

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ART 397 Adv Field Study 1 Drawing and Painting in Madrid
ECON 493 Special Topics 3 Economic and Political Institutions of the European Union
JOUR 313 Photojournalism 3 Photojournalism/Visual Journalism
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 1 - 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II

2023 Fall

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ART 101 Drawing I 3 Drawing Madrid
ART 397 Adv Field Study 3 Spain Through the Photographer's Lens
ART 472 19th Century Art 3 Masterpieces of European Art I
HIST 498 Advanced Historical Studies 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary European History and Cinema
JOUR 360 Media and Politics 3 Mass Media and Political Communication
NUTR 210 World Cuisine 1 Spanish Cuisine
PSC 407A Political Systems of Western Europe 3 Government and Politics in Spain
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 1 - 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 321 Spanish Culture and Civilization 3 Spanish Culture and Civilization
SPAN 353 Masterworks of Spanish Peninsular Lit to 1700 3 Survey of Spanish Literature I
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II
SPAN 490 Modern Spanish Literature 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Spanish Short Stories
SPAN 495 Independent Study in Spanish 3 Government and Politics in Spain
WMST 490 Special Topics 3 LGBTQIA+ Spain

2024 Spring

Course offerings are subject to meeting minimum student enrollments and are subject to change.

UNR # UNR Course Credits USAC Courses (name of course taught abroad)
ART 101 Drawing I 3 Drawing Madrid
ART 473 20th Century Art 3 Masterpieces of European Art II
ECON 493 Special Topics 3 Economic and Political Institutions of the European Union
JOUR 313 Photojournalism 3 Photojournalism/Visual Journalism
NUTR 210 World Cuisine 1 Spanish Cuisine
SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I 4 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II 4 Elementary Spanish II
SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I 3 Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II 3 Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 305 Spanish Composition I 3 Spanish Composition I
SPAN 306 Spanish Composition II 3 Spanish Composition II
SPAN 310 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills 1 - 3 Spanish Conversation and Oral Skills
SPAN 321 Spanish Culture and Civilization 3 Spanish Culture and Civilization
SPAN 354 Masterworks of Spanish Peninsular Lit, 1700-Pres. 3 Survey of Spanish Literature II
SPAN 410 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition I 3 Advanced Spanish I
SPAN 411 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition II 3 Advanced Spanish II
SPAN 442 Special Topics in Cultural Studies 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Spanish History and Cinema
SPAN 490 Modern Spanish Literature 3 Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Spanish Narrative