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Course Description

This course continues to provide instruction that builds upon the existing reading, writing, speaking and listening skills and cultural heritage and knowledge of these students. The course will continue to increase awareness of linguistic registers, discuss items beyond the familiar routine and expand upon their appreciation for Hispanic cultures as manifested in Spanish speaking countries and in the United States. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass. ADVISORY: Basic Spanish speaking skills.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate near native proficiency by reading selected poems and historical content from Hispanic cultures.
  • Demonstrate near native writing proficiency by analyzing selected poems and historical content from Hispanic countries..
  • Demonstrate grammar recognition by conjugating various verb forms, proper punctuation, syntax and use of accents.
  • Recognize a variety of Hispanic cultures;Costa Rica,Venezuela,Colombia,Peru and Chile.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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