Spanish

 

Following are course descriptions. Check the Annual Schedule to plan your schedule.

 

SPANISH & 121
Spanish I (5)

Fast-paced beginning course in Spanish: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Topics include greetings, family, and leisure activities vocabulary and the present tense. Cultural studies include social amenities and exposure to Hispanic art, music and history. Previously SPAN 101. Student option grading.

SPANISH & 122
Spanish II (5)

Fast-paced course in Spanish: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Topics include past tenses, commands, direct/indirect object pronouns, clothing and food vocabulary. Cultural studies continue with exposure to Hispanic art, music and history. Previously SPAN 102. Prerequisite: SPAN& 121 or equivalent with instructor's permission. Student option grading.

SPANISH & 123
Spanish III (5)

Fast-paced course in Spanish: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Topics include subjunctive, future, conditional and work vocabulary. Cultural studies continue with exposure to Hispanic art, music and history. Previously SPAN 103. Prerequisite: SPAN& 122 or equivalent with instructor's permission. Student option grading.

SPANISH & 221
Spanish IV (5)

Class conducted in Spanish. Major emphasis on increased vocabulary and review of grammatical structures. Development of ability to create imaginative dialogue. Weekly conversation groups. Introduction to the study of literature through poems and short stories. Previously SPAN 201. Prerequisite: SPAN& 123 or equivalent with instructor's permission. Student option grading.

SPANISH & 222
Spanish V (5)

Class conducted in Spanish. Continues review of grammar, development of practical vocabulary and discussion of poems and short stories. Weeekly conversation groups. Previously SPAN 202. Prerequisite: SPAN& 221 or equivalent with instructor's permission. Student option grading.

SPANISH & 223
Spanish VI (5)

Class conducted in Spanish. Conversation class for advanced-intermediate students. Integration of skills developed in previous quarters. Emphasis on group work and conversational skills/techniques. Presentations in Spanish and weekly conversation groups. Previously SPAN 203. Prerequisite: SPAN& 222 or equivalent with instructor's permission. Student option grading.

SPANISH 297
Individual Project in Spanish (1)

Individual project in a specific area of Spanish. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of students' educational and work experience. Student option grading.

SPANISH 298
Individual Project in Spanish (2)

Individual project in a specific area of Spanish. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of students' educational and work experience. Student option grading.

SPANISH 299
Individual Project in Spanish (3)

Individual project in a specific area of Spanish. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of students' educational and work experience. Student option grading.