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SPAN1A:  ELEMENTARY SPANISH


Course Description

Beginning course with emphasis on understanding and speaking Spanish; introduction to reading and writing Spanish. This course will also introduce students to Hispanic culture and institutions. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass.


Learning Outcomes

  • 1. Develop foundational oral proficiency including comparing and contrasting nuances of everyday life in the Hispanic world with those of English speaking in the U.S.
  • Continue to develop foundational writing proficiency including comparing and contrasting nuances of everyday life in the Hispanic world with those of English speaking in the U.S.
  • Continue to develop recognition of grammar in the Spanish language using comparative analysis with the English language.
  • Recognize a variety of Hispanic cultures including Spain and Mexico.


Last modified: November 25, 2014
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