Academic Catalog

Spanish (SPAN)

SPAN 101  Elementary Spanish I  (3 credits)  

This course develops communicative proficiency in Spanish at the elementary level. Students also gain insights into Spanish-speaking cultures. It is primarily designed for students who have never studied Spanish. No prerequisite. Usually offered in fall semester.

SPAN 102  Elementary Spanish II  (3 credits)  

This course continues to develop communicative proficiency in Spanish at the elementary level. Students also explore aspects of the Spanish culture. Usually offered in spring semester.

Prerequisite(s): SPAN 101

SPAN 201  Intermediate Spanish I  (3 credits)  

This course continues to develop language skills in Spanish at an advanced level. Cultural materials are also integrated into course content and activities. Usually offered in fall semester.

Prerequisite(s): SPAN 102

SPAN 202  Intermediate Spanish II  (3 credits)  

This course emphasizes the continued refinement and development of language skills in Spanish at an advanced level. Students also discuss cultural materials. Usually offered in spring semester.

Prerequisite(s): SPAN 201

SPAN 203  Survey of Spanish Literature I (GH)  (3 credits)  

This course is a study of Spanish culture, civilization and literature from the Middle Ages to the 1800s. All work is in Spanish. Usually offered in fall semester.

Prerequisite(s): SPAN 202

SPAN 204  Survey of Spanish Literature II  (3 credits)  

This course is a study of Spanish culture, civilization and literature from 1800 to the present. All work is in Spanish. Usually offered in spring semester.

Prerequisite(s): SPAN 202

SPAN 205  Advanced Conversation (D)  (3 credits)  

This course develops oral proficiency of students who are in need of applying their grammatical knowledge to real life situation discourse. Grammatical concepts from elementary and intermediate classes are practiced and expanded for more extensive dialogue. Subject matter stems from themes relative to language, cultural, global, and political issues. Students apply their speaking skills by engaging in conversations, panel discussions, short presentations, interviews, and group work. Usually offered in fall semester.

Prerequisite(s): SPAN 202