Spanish

Courses

SPAN 101 Spanish I 4.0 Credits

Introductory Spanish. Includes listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Offered all terms.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SPAN 102 Spanish II 4.0 Credits

Continues SPAN 101. Offered all terms.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 101 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 103 Spanish III 4.0 Credits

Continues SPAN 102. Offered all terms.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 102 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 201 Spanish IV 4.0 Credits

Intermediate Spanish. Includes grammar review, listening, speaking, and reading. Recommended for students who wish to attain oral competence. Offered all terms.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 103 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 202 Spanish V 4.0 Credits

Continues SPAN 201. Offered all terms.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 201 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 203 Spanish VI: Conversation & Comprehension 4.0 Credits

Provides intensive practice in comprehension and written and oral communication. Emphasizes development of writing skills and increased oral competence in everyday situations. Offered all terms.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 202 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 310 Advanced Writing and Speaking 4.0 Credits

This course provides advanced practice in written and oral communication including journalistic, professional, and creative writing. Examines contemporary cultural contexts through media and news. This course has a community-based component that will require students to work with members of our community including, but not restricted to Spanish-speaking communities in the area. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 202 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 311 [WI] Introduction to Spanish Stylistics 3.0 Credits

Provides advanced practice in comprehension and written and oral communication, based primarily on periodicals and contemporary media. Offered all terms. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 203 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 312 [WI] Spanish Stylistics 3.0 Credits

Continues SPAN 311. Provides extensive study of the techniques of translation and communication. Offered all terms. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 311 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 313 [WI] Advanced Spanish Stylistics 3.0 Credits

Continues SPAN 312. Provides advanced training in oral and written communication in Spanish. Particularly recommended for students who have pre-proficiency status, Spanish minors, and students interested in graduate study and/or international careers. Offered as needed. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 320 Introduction to Language for the Professions 3.0 Credits

This course covers Introduction to Spanish communication skills in areas such as contemporary business, health, and law in a culturally sensitive fashion. The content of this course may change every term it is offered and is repeatable for credit. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 27 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 310 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 330 Introduction to Identities and Communities 3.0 Credits

This course provides an introduction to the analysis of individual and collective identities, including issues of gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, class, nationality, and religion. The content of this course may change every term it is offered and is repeatable for credit. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 27 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 310 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 331 Introduction to Spanish Literature Studies 3.0 Credits

Advanced Spanish. Reading, writing, and extensive conversational practice based on masterpieces of Spanish literature.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 332 Studies in Spanish and Spanish American Literature 3.0 Credits

Includes reading and oral and written analysis of representative texts in Spanish and Spanish-American literature, including familiarization with the historical and cultural contexts. Offered as needed.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 333 Advanced Spanish and Spanish American Literature 3.0 Credits

Continues SPAN 332. Provides advanced study of Spanish and Spanish-American literature. Offered as needed.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 340 Introduction to Power and Resistance 3.0 Credits

This course provides an introduction to the analysis of power relations and issues of (in)equality rooted in contemporary political and socio-economic systems. The content of this course may change every term it is offered and is repeatable for credit. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 27 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 310 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 350 Introduction to Language, Media, and Society 3.0 Credits

This course provides an introduction to the role of language and media in society, including sociolinguistics, gender, media studies, and communication. The content of this course may change every term it is offered and is repeatable for credit. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 27 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 310 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 351 Introduction to Business & Professional Spanish 3.0 Credits

Advanced year. Provides intensive oral practice and written work in business, professional, and commercial Spanish. Offered as needed.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 352 Business & Professional Spanish 3.0 Credits

Advanced business and professional Spanish. Advanced practice in oral and written Spanish for business and the professions. Based on advanced texts, periodicals, and technical journals.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 353 Advanced Business & Professional Spanish 3.0 Credits

Provides advanced study in business and professional terminology, with emphasis on the structure and protocols of the business world. Offered as needed.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 371 Special Studies in Spanish Civilization & Culture 3.0 Credits

Presents an integrated approach in Spanish to the civilization, culture, history, and literature specific to the areas in which the language is spoken, with emphasis on the development and evaluation of cultural values. Offered as needed.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 410 Advanced Grammar and Translation 3.0 Credits

This course provides advanced grammar instruction and fosters translation and communication skills within a contemporary cultural context. The content of this course may change every term it is offered and is repeatable for credit. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 27 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 310 [Min Grade: C] and (SPAN 320 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 330 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 340 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 350 [Min Grade: C])

SPAN 411 [WI] Special Studies in Advanced Spanish Stylistics 3.0 Credits

Continues SPAN 313. Particularly recommended for students who have proficiency status, Spanish minors, and students interested in graduate study and/or international careers. Offered as needed. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 420 Advanced Studies in Language for the Professions 3.0 Credits

Spanish 420 provides advanced communication skills in areas such as contemporary business, health, and law in a culturally sensitive fashion. The content of SPAN 420 may change every term it is offered and is repeatable for credit. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 27 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 310 [Min Grade: C] and (SPAN 320 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 330 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 340 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 350 [Min Grade: C])

SPAN 430 Advanced Studies in Identities and Communities 3.0 Credits

This course provides an advanced analysis of individual and collective identities, including issues of gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, class, nationality, and religion. The content of this course may change every term it is offered and is repeatable for credit. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 27 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 310 [Min Grade: C] and (SPAN 320 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 330 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 340 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 350 [Min Grade: C])

SPAN 431 [WI] Special Studies in Advanced Spanish and Latin American Literature 3.0 Credits

Continues SPAN 333. Particularly recommended for students who have proficiency status, Spanish minors, and students interested in graduate study and/or international careers. Offered as needed. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 440 Advanced Studies in Power and Resistance 3.0 Credits

This courses provides an advanced analysis of power relations and issues of (in)equality rooted in contemporary political and socio-economic systems. The content of this course may change every term it is offered and is repeatable for credit. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 27 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 310 [Min Grade: C] and (SPAN 320 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 330 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 340 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 350 [Min Grade: C])

SPAN 450 Advanced Studies in Language, Media, and Society 3.0 Credits

This course provides an advanced analysis of the role of language and media in society, including sociolinguistics, gender, media studies, and communication. The content of this course may change every term it is offered and is repeatable for credit. Taught in Spanish.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 27 credits
Prerequisites: SPAN 310 [Min Grade: C] and (SPAN 320 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 330 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 340 [Min Grade: C] or SPAN 350 [Min Grade: C])

SPAN 451 Special Studies in Advanced Spanish for Business and the Professions 3.0 Credits

Continues SPAN 353, with emphasis on the structure and protocols of the European Union. Particularly recommended for students who have proficiency status, Spanish minors, and students interested in graduate study and/or international careers. Offered as needed.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 471 [WI] Special Studies in Spanish and Latin American Civilization 3.0 Credits

Presents an integrated approach, at the advanced level, to the civilization, culture, history, and literature of a given period specific to the areas in which Spanish is spoken, with emphasis on the development and evaluation of cultural values. Offered as needed. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated 8 times for 24 credits
Restrictions: Cannot enroll if classification is Freshman
Prerequisites: SPAN 312 [Min Grade: C]

SPAN 480 Spanish Minor Thesis Course 0.5-4.0 Credits

Independent research study on a topic selected by the student. Independent study is supervised by a faculty member and guided by a plan of study. At the end of the course, the student is required to produce a paper and oral defense on the topic of his paper.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SPAN I199 Independent Study in SPAN 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

SPAN I299 Independent Study in SPAN 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

SPAN I399 Independent Study in SPAN 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

SPAN I499 Independent Study in SPAN 12.0 Credits

Self-directed within the area of study requiring intermittent consultation with a designated instructor.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

SPAN T180 Special Topics in Spanish 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

SPAN T280 Special Topics in Spanish 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

SPAN T380 Special Topics in Spanish 12.0 Credits

Topics decided upon by faculty will vary within the area of study.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

SPAN T480 Special Topics in Spanish 0.5-12.0 Credits

Recommended for Spanish minors and for students with proficiency status. Offered all terms. This is a writing intensive course.

College/Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Repeat Status: Can be repeated multiple times for credit

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