Courses

SPAN 102 Elementary Spanish II

A study of the essentials of Spanish grammar and basic vocabulary to promote speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. Emphasis on developing the conversational skills and cultural awareness to handle topics of everyday life in Spanish. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for each; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. for each. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A I. Myers M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
B I. Myers M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
C L. Cline M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

SPAN 150 Elementary Spanish Review

A one-semester review of the essentials of Spanish grammar and basic vocabulary to promote speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. Emphasis on developing conversational skills and cultural awareness to handle topics of everyday life in Spanish. (This course is designed for students who have studied Spanish previously, but lack sufficient preparation to enter Intermediate Spanish 201.) Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 1hr/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A P. Brinkley T/Th 4:00PM-5:30PM

SPAN 201 Intermediate Spanish I

A review of the essentials of Spanish g rammar with the introduction of advanced structures. Continued development of th e four essential skills, and further acq uisition of vocabulary. Emphasis on conv ersational skills to handle situations o f everyday life with increased range of personal expression. Inclusion of cultur al material. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for each ; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. for each. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A C. Stanley M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
B C. Stanley M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
C S. Hord M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
D C. Stanley M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
F S. Hord M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
I S. Hord M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
K A. Arias Alvarez M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
L L. Cline M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM

SPAN 202 Intermediate Spanish II

A review of the essentials of Spanish grammar with the introduction of advanced structures. Continued development of the four essential skills, and further acquisition of vocabulary. Emphasis on conversational skills to handle situations of everyday life with increased range of personal expression. Inclusion of cultural material. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for each; Laboratory: 1 hr/wk. for each. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A L. Talbot M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
B L. Talbot M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

SPAN 303 Spanish Composition

Practice in written expression with an intensive review of Spanish grammar. Introduction to the principles of Spanish style and techniques of formal writing and translation. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SPAN-202 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A A. Arias Alvarez M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
B D. Flores-Silva

SPAN 304 Spanish Conversation

Practice in oral self-expression and listening comprehension. (This course is for non-native speakers of Spanish.) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Laboratory work. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SPAN-202 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A T. Hancock-Parmer M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
B T. Hancock-Parmer M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

SPAN 311 Civilization & Culture: Spain

The civilization and cultural development of Spain. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SPAN-303 OR SPAN-304 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A L. Talbot M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
B C. Kalinoski M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

SPAN 323 Intro to Literature: Span Amer

A study of literary works by major Spanish-American writers from the colonial era through contemporary times with a careful consideration of contexts and an analysis of literary style. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SPAN-303 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • SPAN-304 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Banuelos Montes M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
B J. Banuelos Montes

SPAN 330 Commercial Spanish

Fundamentals of practical commercial Sp anish, effective reports and letters app licable to business usage, as well as th e language of advertising, foreign trade , transportation, banking, and finance. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SPAN-303 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • SPAN-304 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A C. Kalinoski T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

SPAN 340 Sp Top:mexico-Dance of Cultur

Focused and in-depth cultural studies on selected regions of Latin America. May be repeated for credit with different content. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SPAN-303 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • SPAN-304 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A D. Flores-Silva

SPAN 380 Spec Topics/Hisp Life & Cult

Class study of a special topic, with topic to be determined by the students and the faculty member. May be repeated for credit with different content. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SPAN-303 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • SPAN-304 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A A. Arias Alvarez M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

SPAN 402 Structure of Modern Spanish

Study of complex structures and problematic aspects of Spanish language focusing on morphology, syntax, and semantics. Emphasis is placed on direct application to composition, translation, and oral expression. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SPAN-303 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • SPAN-304 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
B D. Flores-Silva

SPAN 405 Independent Study

Guided reading and research of a partic ular facet of the Spanish or Spanish-Ame rican language, literature, and culture. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Banuelos Montes

SPAN 406 Independent Study

Guided reading and research of a partic ular facet of the Spanish or Spanish-Ame rican language, literature, and culture. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
B C. Kalinoski
C J. Banuelos Montes
D A. Arias Alvarez

SPAN 430 20th Century Hispanic Lit

Close readings of texts by writers from Spain and/or Spanish America. Emphasis on major literary styles from the early part of the century up to contemporary times. May be repeated for credit with different content. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • SPAN-320 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • SPAN-323 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A T. Hancock-Parmer M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

SPAN 495 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminat ing in a paper, artistic creation, or pe rformance. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Banuelos Montes