Subject
  • SPAN
  • Change subject
Classes offered

Spanish

Need more info? Visit the World Languages website.

SPAN 108 Spanish for Health Care Providers • 5 Cr.

Provides students with specialized medical vocabulary needed to communicate effectively with Spanish-speaking patients in a variety of health care situations. Culture is an important component of the course. This is not a certified interpreting course. Recommended: Prior exposure to Spanish.

SPAN& 121 Spanish I • 5 Cr.

Introduces the fundamentals of vocabulary and grammar focusing on the development of four basic skills: Listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Emphasis is placed on active communication aimed at the development of oral and comprehension skills. Various aspects of Hispanic culture are presented. Format includes extensive audio and Internet usage. After successful completion, students are encouraged to continue with SPAN& 122. This class is not intended for "Heritage Speakers", i.e. students who grew up speaking Spanish. Please refer to SPAN 231 if you grew up speaking Spanish without ever having had formal instruction.

SPAN& 122 Spanish II • 5 Cr.

Continues SPAN& 121. Format includes extensive audio and Internet usage. Recommended: SPAN&121, one year of High School or permission of instructor. This class is not intended for "Heritage Speakers", i.e. students who grew up speaking Spanish. Please refer to SPAN 232 if you grew up speaking Spanish with no formal instruction.

SPAN& 123 Spanish III • 5 Cr.

Continues SPAN& 122. Format includes extensive audio and Internet usage. Recommended: SPAN&122, one year of High School or permission of instructor. This class is not intended for "Heritage Speakers", i.e. students who grew up speaking Spanish. Please refer to SPAN 233 if you grew up speaking Spanish with no formal instruction.

SPAN 194 Special Topics Spanish • V1-5 Cr.

Allows specialized or in-depth study of a subject supplementing Spanish curriculum. Topics are announced in the quarterly schedule. May be repeated for a maximum of 15 credits.

SPAN 195 Special Topics Spanish • V1-5 Cr.

Allows specialized or in-depth study of a subject supplementing Spanish curriculum. Topics are announced in the quarterly schedule. May be repeated for a maximum of 15 credits.

SPAN 196 Special Topics Spanish • V1-5 Cr.

Allows specialized or in-depth study of a subject supplementing Spanish curriculum. Topics are announced in the quarterly schedule. May be repeated for a maximum of 15 credits.

SPAN 197 Special Topics Spanish • V1-5 Cr.

Allows specialized or in-depth study of a subject supplementing Spanish curriculum. Topics are announced in the quarterly schedule. May be repeated for a maximum of 15 credits.

SPAN 199 Individual Studies in Spanish • V1-5 Cr.

Covers directed readings, special projects and independent study by an individual student. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.

SPAN& 221 Spanish IV • 5 Cr.

Reviews first-year grammar concepts and expands on vocabulary acquisition. Students practice integrating the four major language skills: listening, speaking, reading, and writing, and further develop their cultural competency by working on authentic material from the Spanish-speaking world. Oral communication is emphasized. Format includes extensive audio and Internet usage. Recommended: SPAN&123 or permission of instructor.

SPAN& 222 Spanish V • 5 Cr.

Continues SPAN& 221. Format includes extensive audio and Internet usage. Recommended: SPAN&221 or permission of instructor.

SPAN& 223 Spanish VI • 5 Cr.

Continues SPAN& 222. Format includes extensive audio and Internet usage. Recommended: SPAN&222 or permission of instructor.

SPAN 231 Spanish for Heritage Speakers I • 5 Cr.

For students who can speak Spanish in everyday situations because of family and/or community connections, but who have little formal education in Spanish. Develops ability to use Spanish in academic and professional situations, and knowledge of Spanish-speaking cultures. First in a three-course sequence. Recommended: Ability to speak and understand Spanish due to family and/or community connections, but limited or no formal instruction in Spanish; English 101.

SPAN 232 Spanish for Heritage Speakers II • 5 Cr.

For students who can speak Spanish in everyday situations because of family and/or community connections, but who have little formal education in Spanish. Develops ability to use Spanish in academic and professional situations, and knowledge of Spanish-speaking cultures. Second in a three-course sequence. Prerequisite: SPAN 231, or Instructor Permission. Recommended: ENGL& 101.

SPAN 233 Spanish for Heritage Speakers III • 5 Cr.

For students who can speak Spanish in everyday situations because of family and/or community connections, but who have little formal education in Spanish. Develops ability to use Spanish in academic and professional situations, and knowledge of Spanish-speaking cultures. Third in a three-course sequence. Prerequisite: SPAN 232, or Instructor Permission. Recommended: ENGL& 101.

SPAN 299 Individual Studies in Spanish • V1-5 Cr.

Covers directed readings, special projects, and independent study by an individual student.