Spanish (SPAN)

Courses

SPAN 591 ADVANCED SPANISH GRAMMAR (3)

Spanish syntax, idiomatic construction, word formation, original composition. Conversation and oral drill. Conducted in Spanish. Prerequisite: consent of department.

SPAN 607 CREATIVE WRITING IN SPANISH (3)

Development of composition skills through writing. Conducted in Spanish. Prerequisite: department consent.

SPAN 608 SPANISH IN THE COMMUNITY (3)

Development of advanced communicative skills to use the language in professional settings, speaking on abstract topics. Conducted in Spanish. Prerequisite: consent of department.

SPAN 609 SPANISH TRANSLATION (3)

Translation theory and practice - English to Spanish and Spanish to English. Prerequisite:department consent.

SPAN 655 HISPANIC POPULAR CULTURES (3)

Analysis of a topic concerned with Hispanic folklore and popular cultures. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 units. Prerequisite: department consent.

SPAN 665 FILM AND SOCIETY IN THE SPANISH-SPEAKING WORLD (3)

Comparative examination of the complex relationships between film and society in the Spanish-speaking world. Conducted in Spanish. Prerequisite: department consent.

SPAN 670 SPECIAL TOPICS IN SPANISH LANGUAGE: LITERATURE AND CIVILIZATION (3)

Specialized topics in Spanish language: literature and civilization. Discussion of a central topic with changing emphasis from year to year. May be repeated once for a maximum of 6 units provided a different topic is covered. Prerequisite: department consent.

SPAN 680 HISPANIC CULTURES IN THE MEDIA (3)

Cultural analysis of media representations of contemporary issues in the Spanish-speaking world. Prerequisites: FORL 520 and 6 additional units of PBC coursework; major standing.

SPAN 691 DIRECTED READINGS IN SPANISH (3)

Independent study reserved for superior students under the guidance of a departmental advisor. Conducted in Spanish. Prerequisite: department consent.

SPAN 694 TRAVEL STUDY ABROAD (3)

Study of the main features of Hispanic culture and civilization. Cities and topics to be selected. Prerequisite: department consent.