Course Descriptions

Spanish


SPA 101
Spanish I
3 credits

This course is an introduction to the Spanish language with emphasis on developing listening and speaking skills commonly used in conversation.


SPA 102
Spanish II
3 credits

This course emphasizes increasing vocabulary and the use of the past tenses (preterite and imperfect) and includes an introduction to Hispanic culture.

Prerequisite(s): SPA 101


SPA 301
Practical Spanish I
3 credits

This course is an introduction to the Spanish language with emphasis on developing listening and speaking skills commonly used in conversation.


SPA 302
Practical Spanish II
3 credits

This course emphasizes increasing vocabulary and the use of the past tenses and includes an introduction to Hispanic culture.

Prerequisite(s): SPA 301 or permission from faculty


SPA 305
Spanish for Health Care
3 credits

This course, which focuses on health care professionals, is a follow-up to SPA 302. It provides essential points of grammar and vocabulary for students whose profession requires a working knowledge of Spanish. The course is designed to help students better communicate with Spanish-speaking people with whom they interact in their work in the health care profession.

Prerequisite(s): SPA 302 or permission from faculty


SPA 309
Spanish for Educators
3 credits

This course, which focuses on the teaching profession, is a follow-up to SPA 302. It provides essential points of grammar and vocabulary for students whose profession requires a working knowledge of Spanish. The course is designed to help students better communicate with Spanish-speaking people with whom they interact in their work as educators.

Prerequisite(s): SPA 302 or permission from faculty