SPA 101 (4)          

 SPA 1101

Beginning Spanish I 

Basic grammar, vocabulary, and culture. Practice in speaking, reading, and writing Spanish. . General Education: Options. Four lecture. Recommended: Spanish placement exam if you have previous Spanish experience of any kind. Spring, Fall, Summer. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

SPA 102 (4)      

 SPA 1102

Beginning Spanish II 

Further emphasis on basic grammar, vocabulary, and culture. Practice in speaking, reading, and writing Spanish. Prerequisite: SPA 101 or placement test score(s) beyond prerequisite course(s). General Education: Options. Four lecture. Spring, Fall, Summer. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

SPA 125 (3)

Spanish for Health Professionals 

Develops a practical speaking knowledge of common medical terms frequently used in a variety of health care settings. Provides significant cultural information essential to field. Prior knowledge of Spanish useful but not required. Three lecture.  May be taken for S/U credit.

 

SPA 126 (3)

Spanish for Public Safety Personnel 

Develops a practical speaking, writing and cultural knowledge of common terminology frequently used in the public safety fields, including: Fire, Emergency Medical, and Criminal Justice. Prior knowledge of Spanish useful but not required. Three lecture. May be taken for S/U credit.

 

SPA 127 (3)

Spanish in the Classroom K-12 

Develops a practical speaking and/or writing knowledge of common terminology frequently used in the K-12 classroom.  Three lecture. Fall/Spring semesters. May be taken for S/U credit.

 

SPA 128 (2)

Spanish for Travelers

A short course for students who have little or no prior experience with Spanish and need specific vocabulary and cultural information for their anticipated adventures in traveling to countries where Spanish is used.  Two lecture.  May be taken for S/U credit.

 

SPA 131 (3)

Conversational Spanish I 

Basic grammar, vocabulary, and culture in conversational practice. Three lecture. May be taken for S/U credit.

 

SPA 132 (3)

Conversational Spanish II 

Further emphasis on basic grammar, vocabulary, and culture in conversational practice. Prerequisite: SPA 131 or consent of instructor. Three lecture. May be taken for S/U credit.

 

SPA 201 (4)      

 SPA 2201

Intermediate Spanish I 

Improving basic skills of speaking, comprehension, reading, and writing. Taught in Spanish. Prerequisite: *SPA 102 or placement test score(s) beyond prerequisite course(s). General Education: Options. Four lecture. Spring, Fall. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

SPA 202 (4)      

 SPA 2202

Intermediate Spanish II 

Further development of speaking and writing communication skills with emphasis on compositions and readings. Taught in Spanish. Prerequisite: *SPA 201 or placement test score(s) beyond prerequisite course(s). General Education: Options. Four lecture. Spring, Fall. May be taken for S/U credit with instructor approval.

 

SPA 212 (2)

Introduction to Translation & Interpretation 

Designed specifically for native or fluent speakers of Spanish, to introduce and familiarize them with the techniques of proper written translation and oral interpretation. Serves only as an introduction to the broad field; intended to help students decide if they want to pursue it further. Two lecture.

 

SPA 213 (3)

Health Care Interpreting

Designed specifically for fluent speakers with confident speaking ability in English/Spanish, this course provides preparation for health care interpreting and includes; ethics and protocol, consecutive, simultaneous, and sight translation practice.  Prerequisites: Bilingual proficiency in English/Spanish and consent of instructor.  Three lecture.

 

SPA 298 (1–6)

Special Topics 

Designed to meet the needs of an individual(s) who has an interest in pursuing an original topic in an instructional area under faculty supervision. One to six variable credit hours.

 

*Course has additional pre or co requisite (s)

 

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