Spanish (SPA)

SPA 1510     Beginning Spanish I     4 Credit Hours

English/ESL Placement: Placement into ENG 1510.

This is an introductory course with special emphasis on the fundamentals of speaking, listening, reading, writing and understanding Spanish language and the cultures of Spanish speaking countries. The course will introduce basic Spanish linguistic structure according to functional models, which can be applied to everyday conversational situations. BILLABLE CONTACT HOURS: 4

GE Outcomes: Effective Communication


SPA 1530     Beginning Spanish II     4 Credit Hours

English/ESL Placement: Placement into ENG 1510.
Prerequisite: SPA 1510 or departmental approval.

This course, which is a continuation of SPA 1510, comprises the second half of the introduction to Spanish. The course will emphasize the fundamentals of speaking, listening, reading, writing and understanding of Spanish language and the cultures of Spanish-speaking countries according to functional models, which can be applied to everyday conversational situations. BILLABLE CONTACT HOURS: 4

GE Outcomes: Effective Communication


SPA 2610     Intermediate Spanish I     4 Credit Hours

English/ESL Placement: Placement into ENG 1510.
Prerequisite: SPA 1530 or departmental approval.

This course is designed to expand the students' communicative proficiency in Spanish through interactive and informative listening, speaking, reading, and writing activities broadly focused on the cross-cultural and historical understanding of Spanish and Hispanic culture and civilization. Language acquisition will be reinforced through the study of literary texts and media products. Conducted in Spanish. BILLABLE CONTACT HOURS: 4

GE Outcomes: Effective Communication


SPA 2620     Intermediate Spanish II     4 Credit Hours

English/ESL Placement: Placement into ENG 1510.
Prerequisite: SPA 2610 or departmental approval.

This course, a continuation of SPA 2610, is designed to further expand the students' communicative proficiency in Spanish through interactive and informative listening, speaking, reading, and writing activities broadly focused on the cross-cultural and historical understanding of Spanish and Hispanic culture and civilization. Language acquisition will be reinforced through the study of literary texts and media products. Conducted in Spanish. BILLABLE CONTACT HOURS: 4

GE Outcomes: Effective Communication