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Course Options

You can take your LOTER course at CSUSM or elsewhere.

Most LOTER Courses also meet Area C3.

These CSUSM Courses meet the LOTER:

  • 201 or higher of: Arabic, French, German, Mandarin, Spanish (except Spanish 205, 398, 399, and maybe 395)
  • Spanish 250: Spanish for Native Speakers, in just one semester!
  • Spanish 201C "Intermediate Spanish for the Medical Field", often offered online!
  • Spanish 201 in Winter Intersession, through Extended Learning
  • Spanish-language study abroad, if the course is equal or higher to 201

Here are CSUSM Course Guidelines to help you choose your class!

Multiple Non-CSUSM Courses also meet the LOTER.

You can also take an exam.