SPAN Spanish

SPAN   1001   Elementary Spanish I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Introduction to listening, speaking, reading, and writing in Spanish and to the culture of Spanish-speaking regions.

SPAN   1002   Elementary Spanish II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued listening, speaking, reading and writing, in Spanish with further study of the culture of Spanish- speaking regions.

SPAN   1060   Accelerated Elementary Spanish

6 Credit Hours.   6 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An accelerated introduction to listening, speaking, reading, and writing in Spanish and to the culture of Spanish- speaking regions. Completes the elementary levels of Spanish in one semester.

SPAN   2001   Intermediate Spanish I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Building upon communication skills (understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Spanish) and cultural understanding, developed at the elementary level.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   1002 or SPAN   1060.

SPAN   2002   Intermediate Spanish II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continued building upon proficiency skills (speaking, writing, listening, and reading) and cultural understanding. Focus on development of the ability to create with the language, to resolve simple situations, and to ask and answer questions. After completing this course, successful students should be prepared to function minimally in a Spanish-speaking environment and to take SPAN upper-division courses.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2001.

SPAN   2050   Spanish For Health Care Sys

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Skills to communicate with Spanish-speaking patients in a wide variety of clinical situations.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2001.

SPAN   2060   Accelerated Intermediate Spanish

6 Credit Hours.   6 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Accelerated intermediate Spanish with continued work on listening, speaking, reading, and writing in Spanish and the culture of Spanish-speaking regions. Completes the intermediate levels of Spanish in one semester.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   1002 or SPAN   1060.

SPAN   3030   Selected Topics in Spanish

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Selected topics in Spanish.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3031   Spanish Conversation

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Conversational Spanish to develop greater oral proficiency and awareness of Hispanic culture. Review of grammar and syntax through guided essays.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002.

SPAN   3032   Spanish Composition

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Continuation of Spanish 3031.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002.

SPAN   3050   Advanced Grammar & Syntax

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Advanced grammar and syntax, exercises, essays, and translations.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002.

SPAN   3060   Adv Gram/Syn-Heritage Speaker

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Grammar and syntax for native speakers.

SPAN   3111   Civilization/Culture Of Spain

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Civilization and culture of Spain from the pre-Roman era to the present.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002.

SPAN   3120   Civilization/Culture Lat Amer

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Civilization and culture from the pre-Columbian era to the present.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002.

SPAN   3130   Applied Speaking Skills I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course provides practice in listening, speaking, writing, and reading skills with emphasis on oral communication at the intermediate level of proficiency, based on the ACTFL guidelines. Focus is placed on the development of narration, description, summary, comparison, and explanation in all major time frames within specific communicative contexts in paragraph-length discourse.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3131   Critical Reading and Writing I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course provides practice in writing, reading, and oral skills with emphasis on reading comprehension and written communication at the intermediate level of proficiency, based on the ACTFL guidelines. Focus is placed on the development of narration, description, summary, comparison, and explanation in all major time frames within specific communicative contexts in paragraph-length discourse.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3132   Spanish Phonetics and Phonology

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A detailed analysis both in theory and in practice of Spanish speech patterns, vowels, consonants, and intonation.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3195   Studies Abroad: Language

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A course in oral and written communications in Spanish using materials and resources available in the foreign country.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3200   Intro To Hispanic Literature

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analysis of Hispanic poetry, prose, and drama.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002.

SPAN   3210   Survey Span Peninsular Lit I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analytical methods and approaches to the literary tradition in Spain from the jarchas to the Enlightenment, while including medieval and golden age literature.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002.

SPAN   3220   Survey Span Peninsular Lit Ii

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Prerequisite: SPAN   3200 Analytical methods and approaches to the literary tradition in Spain from the Enlightenment to the present. Focus on romanticism, the generation of 1898, the generation of 1927, and post-civil war literature.

SPAN   3231   Survey of Spanish American Literature I

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analytical methods and approaches to the literary tradition in Spanish America through representative samples of indigenous works, Chronicles of the Indies, the baroque, romanticism, and modernism.

SPAN   3240   Survey Span Amer Literature Ii

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analytical methods and approaches to the literary tradition in Spanish America from the Mexican Revolution to the present.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   3295   Studies Abroad: Literature

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

The study of selected works of literature in Spanish which are appropriate for building on language skills or which are related thematically to the country or culture visited.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3335   Conversation, Composition, Culture: South America

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Focuses on improving linguistic and cultural proficiency within the context of Spanish American cultural content. Course content varies; may include film, music, art, literature, history, etc. Emphasis will be placed on helping students achieve consistency with paragraph formation, narration, detailed description, and resolving a situation with a complication. The linguistic goal of the course is to help students approach the point at which they can communicate at ease with a native speaker of Spanish who is unaccustomed to speaking with non-Spanish speakers.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3336   Conversation, Composition, Culture: Mexico and Central America

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Focuses on improving linguistic and cultural proficiency within the context of Mexican cultural content. Course content varies; may include film, music, art, literature, history, etc. Emphasis will be placed on helping students achieve consistency with paragraph formation, narration, detailed description, and resolving a situation with a complication. The linguistic goal of the course is to help students approach the point at which they can communicate at ease with a native speaker of Spanish who is unaccustomed to speaking with non-Spanish speakers.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3337   Conversation, Composition, Culture: The Caribbean

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Focuses on improving linguistic and cultural proficiency within the context of Caribbean cultural content. Course content varies; may include film, music, art, literature, history, etc. Emphasis will be placed on helping students achieve consistency with paragraph formation, narration, detailed description, and resolving a situation with a complication. The linguistic goal of the course is to help students approach the point at which they can communicate at ease with a native speaker of Spanish who is unaccustomed to speaking with non-Spanish speakers.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3338   Conversation, Composition, Culture: Spain

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Focuses on improving linguistic and cultural proficiency within the context of Peninsular cultural content (Spain). Course content varies; may include film, music, art, literature, history, etc. Emphasis will be placed on helping students achieve consistency with paragraph formation, narration, detailed description, and resolving a situation with a complication. The linguistic goal of the course is to help students approach the point at which they can communicate at ease with a native speaker of Spanish who is unaccustomed to speaking with non-Spanish speakers.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3339   Conversation, Composition, Culture: Latino USA

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Focuses on improving linguistic and cultural proficiency within the context of US Latino cultural content. Course content varies; may include film, music, art, literature, history, etc. Emphasis will be placed on helping students achieve consistency with paragraph formation, narration, detailed description, and resolving a situation with a complication. The linguistic goal of the course is to help students approach the point at which they can communicate at ease with a native speaker of Spanish who is unaccustomed to speaking with non-Spanish speakers.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3395   Studies Abroad: Culture

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Students become familiar with the culture of the country in which they are staying by examining selected historical, geographical, and artistic features and discussing aspects of the lifestyles of the country.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3530   Introduction to Spanish for the Professions

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course incorporates authentic cultural materials and situational practice as students explore a wide range of advanced-level Spanish content and discourse related to professions.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

SPAN   3532   Business Spanish

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Language skills and techniques needed to work in business settings with an introduction to the variety of careers available to bilingual persons in business.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3050 or SPAN   3060.

SPAN   4010   Special Genre

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Hispanic literature: subject announced when course offered. May be repeated for additional credit when topics change.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   4020   Special Author

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Hispanic literature: subject announced when course offered. May be repeated for additional credit when topics change.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   4030   Special Topics

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Hispanic literature: subject announced when course offered. Thematic studies such as the picaresque and the anti-hero. May be repeated for additional credit when topics change.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   4050   Advanced Spanish for Heath Care Professionals

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Skills and techniques needed to work as a translator/ interpreter in the health care field, with an introduction to the variety of careers available to bilingual health care professionals.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2050.

SPAN   4060   Contemp Spanish American Novel

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analytical methods and approaches toward understanding the twentieth-century novel and its impact on world literature. Discussion of magical realism, marvelous realism, the testimonial novel, and the novel of the dictator.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   4070   Contemp Span Peninsular Novel

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analytical methods and approaches toward understanding the novel and its impact on world literature. Discussion of realism, naturalism, the generation of 1898, and the effects of Franco?s dictatorship on contemporary literature.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   4080   Spanish Peninsular Theater

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analytical methods and approaches toward understanding the development of a national drama from the auto de fe, the golden age honor plays, Romanticism and don Juanismo, the esperpento, as well as works confronting Franco?s dictatorship.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   4090   Spanish American Theater

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analytical methods and approaches toward understanding the development of drama ranging from imitative models that upheld authority through that of social protest and revolution to bring about change throughout Spanish America.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   4095   Study Abroad Selected Topics

1-12 Credit Hours.   1-12 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Selected topics for Independent Study Abroad in Spanish-speaking countries.

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval.

SPAN   4100   Spanish Peninsular Poetry

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analytical methods and approaches toward understanding Spanish poetry including the jarchas, the medieval epic, la cuaderna via, the golden age, the romancero, etc.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   4110   Spanish American Poetry

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Analytical methods and approaches toward understanding Spanish American poetry including the baroque, neo-classical, romanticism, modernism, the avant-garde, and contemporary trends.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3200.

SPAN   4120   Spanish for Police and Probation Officers

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Language skills and techniques needed to work in law enforcement or as a probation officer, with an introduction to the variety of careers available to bilingual law enforcement professionals.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3050 or SPAN   3060 or SPAN   3031 or SPAN   3032.

SPAN   4130   Applied Speaking Skills II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course builds on listening, speaking, writing, and reading skills with an emphasis on oral communication at the advanced level of proficiency, based on the ACTFL guidelines. Students will focus on speaking and the acquisition of advanced grammatical concepts appropriate for more complex communicative tasks, including stating and supporting opinions, hypothesizing, and speaking in the abstract in linked-paragraph discourse.

SPAN   4131   Critical Reading & Writing II

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course builds on writing, reading, and oral skills with emphasis on reading comprehension and written communication at the advanced level of proficiency, based on the ACTFL guidelines. Students will focus on the acquisition of advanced grammatical concepts appropriate for the production and comprehension of more complex texts. This course targets communicative tasks such as stating and supporting opinions, hypothesizing, and writing in the abstract, all in linked-paragraph discourse.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3131 & SPAN   3132.

SPAN   4132   Introduction to Hispanic Linguistics

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

What is language? How do languages function? How is human language different from other communication systems? Focusing on Spanish, this course also explores language acquisition, language contact and bilingualism.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3131 & SPAN   3132.

SPAN   4195   Studies Abroad: Advanced Language

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

The practice of Spanish language and study of the supporting grammatical structures using materials and resources available in the foreign country.

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval.

SPAN   4231   Spanish American Life, Literature, and Thought

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An exploration of the life, literature, and thought of Spanish America, with focus on building advanced-level proficiency in writing, listening, reading, and speaking.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3131 and SPAN   3132.

SPAN   4233   Peninsular Life, Literature, and Thought

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An exploration of the life, literature, and thought of Spain, with focus on building advanced-level proficiency in writing, listening, reading, and speaking.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3131 and SPAN   3132.

SPAN   4295   Studies Abroad: Advanced Literature

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

An intensive study of literary works thematically related to the country or culture visited by the student.

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval.

SPAN   4395   Studies Abroad: Advanced Civilization

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

A study at the advanced level of the land, culture, civilization, monuments, and artistic achievements of the country in which the student is studying.

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval.

SPAN   4530   Advanced Spanish for the Professions

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course incorporates authentic cultural materials and situational practice as students explore a wide-range of advanced- level Spanish content and discourse related to professions.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3131 and SPAN   3132.

SPAN   4532   Foundations of Translation

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course is an introduction to the field of translation. It focuses on comparative study of characteristic modes of expression and introduction to the theoretical aspects and practical techniques of translation, using documents from a variety of sources.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   3131 and SPAN   3132.

SPAN   4635   Transatlantic Studies

3 Credit Hours.   45 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

In this course, proficiency skills (speaking, listening, writing, reading) are refined as depth and nuance are added to the understanding of Hispanic history, literature, culture, and contemporary events through an in-depth study of a particular topic that spans the Spanish-speaking world temporally and geographically.

SPAN   4890   Directed Study in Spanish

1-3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Concentrated study of a topic in Spanish literature, culture, society, thought or language. May be repeated for credit provided a new topic is studied.

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval.

SPAN   5030   Selected Topics in Spanish

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Selected topics in Spanish.

Prerequisite(s): Permission of instructor.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5030G.

SPAN   5030G   Selected Topics in Spanish

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Selected topics in Spanish. Graduate students will be assigned extra work that undergraduates will not be required to do.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   4131 or permission of instructor.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5030.

SPAN   5090   Selected Topics in Spanish

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Prerequisite(s): Permission of instructor.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5090G.

SPAN   5090G   Selected Topics in Spanish

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   2002 or SPAN   2060.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5090.

SPAN   5230   Studies in Hispanic History

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the examination of the history of the Spanish-speaking world. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   4131 or permission of instructor.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5230G.

SPAN   5230G   Studies in Hispanic History

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the examination of the history of the Spanish-speaking world. Graduate students must produce an extra paper/project, give an extra conference-length presentation, and conduct extra research that is not required of the undergraduate students. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in one 4000-level Spanish course or permission of instructor.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5230.

SPAN   5232   Studies in Hispanic Societies

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the examination of the societies of the Spanish-speaking world, with particular focus on the various minority groups. Graduate students must produce an extra paper/project, give an extra conference-length presentation, and conduct extra research that is not required of the undergraduate students. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5232G.

SPAN   5232G   Studies in Hispanic Societies

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the examination of the societies of the Spanish-speaking world, with particular focus on the various minority groups. Graduate students must produce an extra paper/project, give an extra conference-length presentation, and conduct extra research that is not required of the undergraduate students. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5232.

SPAN   5234   Studies in Hispanic Literature

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the examination of the literatures of the Spanish-speaking world. Situates works in their cultural, historical, and aesthetic contexts using appropriate critical methodologies. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   4131.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5234G.

SPAN   5234G   Studies in Hispanic Literature

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the examination of the literatures of the Spanish-speaking world. Situates works in their cultural, historical, and aesthetic contexts using appropriate critical methodologies. Graduate students must produce an extra paper/project, give an extra conference-length presentation, and conduct extra research that is not required of the undergraduate students. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5234.

SPAN   5331   Latinos in the U.S.

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course is designed to familiarize students with significant cultural, historical, and social contributions of Latinos in the United States. Emphasis will be placed on the diversity within the Latino community and the contributions of Latino literature.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   4131 or permission of instructor.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5331G.

SPAN   5331G   Latinos in the U.S.

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course is designed to familiarize students with significant cultural, historical, and social contributions of Latinos in the United States. Emphasis will be placed on the diversity within the Latino community and the contributions of Latino literature. Graduate students will be assigned extra work that undergraduates will not be required to do.

Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of "C" in one 4000-level Spanish course or permission of instructor.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5331.

SPAN   5332   Studies in Hispanic Film

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through study of the films of the Spanish-speaking world. Situates works in their cultural, historical, and aesthetic contexts using appropriate critical methodologies. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

Prerequisite(s):A minimum grade of "C" in SPAN   4131.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5332G.

SPAN   5332G   Studies in Hispanic Film

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through study of the films of the Spanish-speaking world. Situates works in their cultural, historical, and aesthetic contexts using appropriate critical methodologies. Graduate students must produce an extra paper/project, give an extra conference-length presentation, and conduct extra research that is not required of the undergraduate students. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5332.

SPAN   5442   Content and Methods Spanish Education

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   2 Lab Hours.

Methods, contents, and materials focusing on the teaching of foreign languages for P-12. Directed field experience involved with opportunity for presentation of instructional models in the classroom.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5442G.

SPAN   5442G   Content & Methods Span Ed

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   2 Lab Hours.

SPAN   6132   Hispanic Linguistics

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

This course explores Spanish linguistics and establishes the basis for future application of linguistic principles. The course begins with an exploration of the sound system of Spanish and its theoretical representation. Building on this, the discussion continues with topics in Spanish morphology such as word formation and verbal inflection. This is followed by issues in syntax and semantics that are analyzed both in isolation and in terms of their relationship to each other. The goal of this course is to provide students with a level of knowledge that enables them to make connections between the structure of Spanish and relevant issues in contemporary Hispanic linguistics, such as language variation, bilingualism, and Spanish in the United States.

SPAN   6230   Early Modern Hispanic Studies

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through detailed analysis of the Spanish-speaking world prior to the disintegration of the Spanish Empire. Situates content studied in its cultural, historical, and aesthetic contexts using appropriate critical methodologies. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

SPAN   6231   18th- and 19th-Century Hispanic Studies

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through detailed analysis of the Spanish-speaking world of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Situates content studied in its cultural, historical, and aesthetic contexts using appropriate critical methodologies. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

SPAN   6237   20th- and 21st-Century Hispanic Studies

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through detailed analysis of the Spanish-speaking world of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Situates content studied in its cultural, historical, and aesthetic contexts using appropriate critical methodologies. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

SPAN   7090   Selected Topics in Spanish

1-3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Selected Topics in Spanish.

SPAN   7091   Seminar in Spanish

1-3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Seminar in Spanish.

SPAN   7130   Studies in Spanish Pedagogy

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the study of the history and practice of Spanish pedagogy. Emphasis placed on learning how to help Spanish-language learners become functionally proficient in Spanish. Opportunities provided for hands-on experience. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

SPAN   7131   Studies in Spanish Language

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through theoretical and pragmatic analysis of various branches of linguistics, with special attention to practical applications. Topics may include semantics, stylistics, morphology, phonology, dialectology, sociolinguistics, etc. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

SPAN   7195   Studies Abroad: Language

1-3 Credit Hours.   1-3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Studies oral and written features of the Spanish within a Spanish-speaking country, using native materials and resources.

SPAN   7232   Studies in Hispanic Authors

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the study of the life, works, and criticism of a particular Hispanic author. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

SPAN   7233   Periods, Genres, Themes

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the study of a particular period, genre, or theme of importance in Hispanic life, art, and literature. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

SPAN   7234   Spanish Masterpieces

3 Credit Hours.   3 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Practice of Superior-level Spanish-proficiency skills through the study of a Spanish masterpiece situated within both its historical moment and its critical aftermath. Works might include such titles as Don Quijote, Cien años de soledad, La Regenta, etc. Course repeatable for credit with advisor approval.

SPAN   7395   Studies Abroad: Culture

1-12 Credit Hours.   1-12 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Studies literature, culture, and/or civilization within a Spanish-speaking country, using native materials and resources.

SPAN   7890   Directed Study in Spanish

1-3 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Independent Study under faculty supervision.