Courses

SPAN 101 Elementary Spanish I

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 Ms. Iris Myers M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
B Ms. Iris Myers M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
C Ms. Iris Myers M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

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 Mrs. Christine Stanley M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
B Mrs. Christine Stanley M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
C Mrs. Christine Stanley M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
D Ms. Sarah G. Hord M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
E Prof Paola B. Brinkley T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM
F Ms. Sarah G. Hord M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
J Ms. Leanne Cline M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
K Dr. Teresa A. Hancock-Parmer M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

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 Dr. Jose F. Banuelos Montes M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM
B Ms. Sarah G. Hord M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
C Ms. Iris Myers M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
D Mrs. Christine Stanley M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
F Dr. Teresa A. Hancock-Parmer M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
I Ms. Sarah G. Hord M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
J Dr. Alba Arias Alvarez M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
K Dr. Teresa A. Hancock-Parmer 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 Dr. Lynn K. Talbot M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
B Dr. Lynn K. 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
B Dr. Charlene F. Kalinoski M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

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 Dr. Alba Arias Alvarez M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

SPAN 312 Civiliza & Culture: Span Amer

An overview of the historical and cultural development of Spanish America from its pre-Colombian roots through the colonial era and up to contemporary times. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Jose F. Banuelos Montes M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

SPAN 320 Intro. to Literature: Spain

A study of literary works by major Spanish writers from medieval through contemporary times with a careful consideration of contexts and analysis of literary style. Lecture: 3hrs/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 Dr. Charlene F. Kalinoski M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

SPAN 332 Spanish for Healthcare

Students will be introduced to the vocabulary of health professions as well as to the origin of Latin American culture and indigenous customs and their medical practices in the United States. Emphasis will be placed on allowing students to work with real world situations in the treatment of disease as we engage directly with medical professionals. Students will also learn about the different healthcare systems in Latin America in order to compare them with those in the United States. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Dolores Flores-Silva T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

SPAN 380 Spanish in the US

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 Dr. Alba Arias Alvarez M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

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
AA Dr. Alba Arias Alvarez
JB Dr. Jose F. Banuelos Montes

SPAN 410 Medieval/Golden Age Hisp Lit

Close readings of texts by writers from Spain and/or Spanish America. Emphasis on major literary styles of the period: Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque. 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 Dr. Lynn K. Talbot M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM