Spanish (SPAN)


1000

SPAN 1050 [Not Offered] Elementary Spanish (4 credits)
F,S,Su For students with previous study of Spanish who did not place into SPAN 1102 through the Spanish Placement Examination. Credit will not be given for this course and SPAN 1101. Material covered in SPAN 1101 is covered in 1050. Supplementary work in language laboratory. Basic lexicon and structure of Spanish; emphasis on communicative language use.
SPAN 1101 Elementary Spanish (4 credits)
For students with no previous study of Spanish. Students with previous study of Spanish should enroll in SPAN 1050. Credit will not be given for this course and SPAN 1050. Supplementary work in language laboratory. Basic lexicon and structure of Spanish; emphasis on communicative language use.
SPAN 1102 Elementary Spanish (4 credits)
F,S Prereq.: SPAN 1050 or 1101 or equivalent. Credit will not be given for this course and SPAN 1152. Supplementary work in the language laboratory. Basic lexicon and structure of Spanish; emphasis on communicative language use.
SPAN 1152 Intensive Beginning Spanish (4 credits)
F,S,Su Prereq.: two years of high school Spanish. Credit will not be given for this course and SPAN 1102. Credit will be awarded for SPAN 1101 upon successful completion of this course with a �C� or better. Review of basic Spanish vocabulary and grammar with emphasis on communicative language use.

2000

SPAN 2001 [Not Offered] Spanish for Travelers (3 credits)
Su Credit not applicable toward a major in Spanish. Does not count toward satisfying foreign language requirement for undergraduates. Basic communication patterns; practical everyday vocabulary, with exercises in comprehension and conversation.
SPAN 2101 Intermediate Spanish (3 credits)
F,S,Su Prereq.: SPAN 1102 or equivalent. An honors course, SPAN 2103, is also available . Continuation of elementary Spanish. Additional emphasis on reading and writing.
SPAN 2102 Intermediate Spanish (3 credits)
F,S,Su Prereq.: SPAN 2101 or equivalent. An honors course, SPAN 2104, is also available . Continuation of SPAN 2101.
SPAN 2103 [Not Offered] HONORS: Intermediate Spanish (3 credits)
F,S Same as SPAN 2101, with special honors emphasis for qualified students.
SPAN 2104 [Not Offered] HONORS: Intermediate Spanish (3 credits)
F,S Same as SPAN 2102, with special honors emphasis for qualified students.
SPAN 2154 [Not Offered] Intermediate Oral Communication (3 credits)
V Prereq.: SPAN 2102 or equivalent. Development of listening and speaking competency.
SPAN 2155 Spanish Textual Commentary (3 credits)
F,S Prereq.: SPAN 2102 or equivalent. Oral and written commentary on a variety of genres and nonprint media in Spanish.
SPAN 2156 Advanced Oral Communication (3 credits)
Prereq.: Permission of department, and SPAN 2154 or equivalent, and credit or registration in SPAN 2155.

3000

SPAN 3001 Tutoring Learners of Spanish as a Second Language (1 credits)
Prereq.: SPAN 2155 or equivalent, EDCI 2001 and concurrent enrollment in EDCI 3001. 3 hrs. lab/field experiences in multicultural settings. A carefully monitored and evaluated Spanish tutoring experience in a local middle or high school under the guidance of the course instructor and a mentoring teacher.
SPAN 3002 [Not Offered] Developing Language Lessons for Spanish as a Second Language (1 credits)
Prereq.: EDCI 3001, SPAN 3001, and concurrent enrollment in EDCI 3002. 3 hrs. lab/field experiences in multicultural settings. Under the supervision of a Spanish faculty member and a teacher mentor, teacher candidates in this course will prepare and deliver second language Spanish language lessons that incorporate audio-visual materials and technology-enhanced language learning activities.
SPAN 3010 Advanced Spanish Grammar and Composition (3 credits)
F,S Prereq.: Permission of department and credit or registration in SPAN 2155.
SPAN 3015 [Not Offered] ADV ORAL COMMUNIC II (3.0 credits)
SPAN 3020 Literary Analysis (3 credits)
F,S Prereq.: SPAN 2155, 2156, and 3010. Literary genres and their characteristics; critical reading and commentary of Spanish texts.
SPAN 3043 [Not Offered] Introduction to Latin American Literature I (3 credits)
Prereq.: SPAN 3020. Reading and analysis of representative selections from pre-Columbian period through independence.
SPAN 3044 [Not Offered] Introduction to Latin American Literature II (3 credits)
Prereq.: SPAN 3020. Reading and analysis of representative literature from independence to the present.
SPAN 3070 [Not Offered] Spanish for Professionals (3 credits)
F,S Prereq.: SPAN 2155 or equivalent and consent of instructor. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit when topics vary. Development of language skills for functioning in various professional contexts such as business, medicine, or law.
SPAN 3071 Survey of Spanish Literature (3 credits)
F Prereq.: SPAN 3020. Spanish literature from its beginning to the 18th century.
SPAN 3072 [Not Offered] Survey of Spanish Literature (3 credits)
S Prereq.: SPAN 3020. Main authors and literary movements from the 18th century to the present.
SPAN 3073 Advanced Readings on Spanish Civilization (3 credits)
F Prereq.: SPAN 3010. Ethnological, geographical, historical, political, economic, and sociological factors necessary for understanding Spanish culture.
SPAN 3074 [Not Offered] Advanced Readings on Hispanic-American Civilization (3 credits)
S Prereq.: SPAN 3010. Parallels SPAN 3073, but focuses on the Hispanic-American countries.
SPAN 3980 [Not Offered] Special Topics in Spanish (3 credits)
Prereq.: either SPAN 3043 or 3044 or 3071 or 3072. May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary.

4000

SPAN 4001 [Not Offered] History of the Spanish Language (3 credits)
V Development of Spanish from its beginnings to the present.
SPAN 4002 [Not Offered] Spanish for Reading Knowledge (5 credits)
Su Specialized course intended to satisfy departmental foreign language reading requirement for graduate students. This course will not count toward a graduate degree. Undergraduates may enroll on a pass/fail basis only. Does not count toward satisfying foreign language requirements for undergraduates, although hours may count toward baccalaureate. Credit will not be given for both this course and introductory Spanish courses.
SPAN 4003 Instructional Strategies for the Second Language Spanish Classroom (1 credits)
Prereq.: EDCI 3002, SPAN 3002, and concurrent enrollment in EDCI 4003. 3 hrs. lab/field experiences in multicultural settings. Teacher candidates will study and participate in activities that incorporate different classroom interactional structures, including teacher-to-whole class, task-based group activities, and student-to-student (pair work); candidates will design and conduct Spanish language lessons using learner-centered activities.
SPAN 4004 [Not Offered] Critical Issues in Teaching Spanish as a Second Language: Capstone Course (3 credits)
Prereq.: EDCI 4003, SPAN 4003, and concurrent enrollment in EDCI 4004. Teacher candidates should be in the last two semesters in completion of the requirement for a major in Spanish. Taught in Spanish. Focus on the consolidation of knowledge about the Spanish language, literature, and culture with respect to the teaching of subject content to middle or high school learners.
SPAN 4005 Structure of the Spanish Language (3 credits)
Prereq.: SPAN 3010 or equivalent. Spanish morphology and syntax; structuralist, sociolinguistic, and generativetransformational analyses and applications.
SPAN 4007 [Not Offered] Spanish Medieval Literature (3 credits)
Spanish literature from its beginnings to the end of the 14th century; emphasis on the mester de juglar�a, mester de clerec�a, and masterpieces of prose and poetry of the 14th century.
SPAN 4034 [Not Offered] Special Topics in 18th and 19th Century Literature (3 credits)
V May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit when topics vary.
SPAN 4053 Special Topics in Golden Age Prose (3 credits)
V May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit when topics vary. Spanish Renaissance and Baroque prose.
SPAN 4054 [Not Offered] Special Topics in Golden Age Lyric and Dramatic Poetry (3 credits)
V May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit when topics vary. Spanish drama and lyric poetry of the 16th and 17th centuries.
SPAN 4063 [Not Offered] Spanish Literature from 1898 to 1936 (3 credits)
Prereq.: SPAN 3071 or 3072. Literature in all genres from the early Modernists to the Avant Garde.
SPAN 4064 [Not Offered] Spanish Literature Since 1936 (3 credits)
Prereq.: SPAN 3071 or 3072. Literature in all genres since the Spanish Civil War.
SPAN 4081 [Not Offered] Modern Spanish Prose Fiction in Translation (3 credits)
Taught in English; knowledge of Spanish not required. Selected outstanding novels and short stories of modern Spanish literature from the 16th and 17th century Golden Age to the present; includes The Life of Lazarillo de Tormes and works by Cervantes, P�rez Gald�s, Unamuno, Valle-Incl�n, P�rez de Ayala, Cela, Laforet, and Gironella.
SPAN 4082 [Not Offered] Modern Spanish-American Prose Fiction in Translation (3 credits)
Taught in English; knowledge of Spanish not required. Selected outstanding Spanish-American prose works by Garc�a M�rquez, Cort�zar, Fuentes, Carpentier, and Borges.
SPAN 4100 [Not Offered] Women Writers in the Hispanic Wor ld (3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit when topics vary. Examination of selected periods, themes, and genres.
SPAN 4144 [Not Offered] Latin American Literature: 1492-1810 (3 credits)
Prereq.: one literature course in Spanish at the 3000 level or consent of instructor. Topics in colonial Latin American literature from 1492-1810.
SPAN 4145 [Not Offered] Latin American Literature: 1810-1915 (3 credits)
Prereq.: one literature course in Spanish at the 3000 level or consent of instructor. Topics in Latin American literature from independence through modernismo (1810-1915).
SPAN 4146 [Not Offered] Latin American Literature: 1915-1960 (3 credits)
Prereq.: one literature course in Spanish at the 3000 level or consent of instructor. Topics in Latin American literature from the historical avante garde to 1960.
SPAN 4147 [Not Offered] Latin American Literature: 1960-Present (3 credits)
Prereq.: one literature course in Spanish at the 3000 level or consent of instructor. Topics in Latin American literature from 1960 to the present.
SPAN 4200 [Not Offered] Literature and Culture of Hispanics in the United States (3 credits)
Texts may be in English or Spanish. Selected periods, themes, and genres; related cultural topics.
SPAN 4201 [Not Offered] Cinema in Spanish (3 credits)
F,S Prereq.: consent of instructor. Screening and analysis of representative films from Spain and Latin America and their interrelations with literature.
SPAN 4400 [Not Offered] Topics in Hispanic Cultural Studies (3 credits)
V May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit when topics vary. Hispanic literary texts in relation to such domains as the arts, politics, religion, and society.
SPAN 4500 [Not Offered] SP TOP TRANSATL STU (3.0 credits)
SPAN 4602 Spanish Phonetics (3 credits)
Spanish phonetic systems; corrective and fluency drills in the language laboratory; problems of teaching Spanish pronunciation to Englishspeaking students.
SPAN 4603 Applied Spanish Linguistics (3 credits)
Prereq.: SPAN 3010. Structures and communicative functions of Spanish; classroom applications.
SPAN 4915 [Not Offered] Independent Research in Spanish or Spanish-American Literature (1-3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 3 sem. hrs. credit. Permission of department required. Readings in Spanish or Spanish-American literature directed by a senior faculty member.
SPAN 4917 [Not Offered] Independent Research in Spanish or Spanish-American Linguistics (1-3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 3 sem. hrs. credit. Permission of department required. Readings in Spanish or Spanish-American linguistics.

7000

SPAN 7930 [Not Offered] Studies in Medieval Spanish Literature (3 credits)
V With consent of department, may be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary.
SPAN 7940 [Not Offered] Topics in Spanish American Literature: Beginnings to 19th Century (3 credits)
V With consent of department, may be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary.
SPAN 7946 [Not Offered] Topics in Spanish American Literature: 19th Century to the Present (3 credits)
V With consent of department, may be taken for a max. of 12 hrs. of credit when topics vary.
SPAN 7950 [Not Offered] Special Topics in Golden Age Spanish Literature (3 credits)
V With consent of department, may be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary.
SPAN 7961 [Not Offered] Special Topics in Modern Spanish Literature (3 credits)
V With consent of department, may be taken for a max. of 12 hrs. of credit when topics vary.
SPAN 7970 Comparative Studies in Hispanic Literature (3 credits)
V With consent of department, may be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary.
SPAN 7980 [Not Offered] Special Topics in Hispanic Linguistics (3 credits)
When topics vary, may be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit for the master's degree and 9 hrs. of credit for the doctorate. Topics to be announced.
SPAN 7982 [Not Offered] Spanish Language Variation (3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of six sem. hrs. with consent of department. Sociolinguistic perspectives and methodology in the analysis of Spanish language variation.
SPAN 7983 [Not Offered] Spanish Language Acquisition (3 credits)
V Theories and discourse perspectives in second language acquisition.
SPAN 7984 Spanish in the United States (3 credits)
Spanish in contact with English language use, variation, and change; social and individual bilingualism.
SPAN 7985 [Not Offered] Research in Hispanic Linguistics (3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit with consent of department. Scholarly investigation guided by departmental graduate faculty.
SPAN 7990 Special Topics in Hispanic Criticism (3 credits)
V With consent of department, may be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary.
SPAN 7991 [Not Offered] Literature and Politics in the Modern Hispanic World (3 credits)
F,S Study of Spanish and Spanish-American cultural politics through its literary manifestations.
SPAN 7992 [Not Offered] Theatre in the Modern Hispanic World (3 credits)
Study of Hispanic dramatic literature, examination of theatric traditions and dramatic theories from a cultural perspective.
SPAN 7993 [Not Offered] Literature and Religion in the Hispanic World (3 credits)
Prereq.: SPAN 3071 and/or 3072. Study of religious and spiritual systems in literature.
SPAN 7994 [Not Offered] SEM HISP CULTURAL ST (3.0 credits)

8000

SPAN 8000 [Not Offered] Thesis Research (1-12 per sem. credits)
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