SPAN Spanish

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 one 4000-level Spanish course or permission of instructor.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   5030, SPAN   5030S.

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   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   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   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   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   6130   History of the Spanish Language

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

Study of how Spanish developed from Latin to its contemporary form. Emphasis upon the external historical context in which Spanish developed, as well as an understanding of what linguists think about language change and evolution from phonological, morphological, and syntactic points of view.

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

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

Selected Topics in Spanish.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   7090S.

SPAN   7090S   Selected Topics in Spanish

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

Selected Topics in Spanish.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   7090.

SPAN   7091   Seminar in Spanish

1-12 Credit Hours.   1-12 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

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

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

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   7195S.

SPAN   7195S   Studies Abroad: Language

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

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

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   7195.

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.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   7395S.

SPAN   7395S   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.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   7395.

SPAN   7890   Directed Study in Spanish

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

Independent Study under faculty supervision.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   7890S.

SPAN   7890S   Directed Study in Spanish

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

Independent Study under faculty supervision.

Cross Listing(s): SPAN   7890.

SPAN   7999   Thesis

1-6 Credit Hours.   0 Lecture Hours.   0 Lab Hours.

Planned research and writing directed by the student's thesis director.