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Course Description

This course is a beginning Spanish course, focusing on the Spanish sound system, basic grammar and vocabulary, and cultural elements. Although emphasis is on listening and speaking, basic reading and writing skills will be developed. This course has the option of a letter grade or pass/no pass.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will demonstrate and apply basic Spanish vocabulary, pronunciation, and grammar skills.
  • Students will illustrate competency in the listening, reading, and speaking skills of Spanish, with the ability to converse as the primary focus.
  • Students will appraise and discuss the historical, social, cultural and aesthetic qualities of Hispanic culture, using the Spanish language as a vehicle for discovery.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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