Latin American Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

SPAN 315: Spanish for Heritage Speakers

SPAN 315-001: Spanish for Heritage Speakers
(Spring 2018)

01:30 PM to 02:45 PM TR

Aquia Building 347

Section Information for Spring 2018

This course is designed for students who grew up hearing or speaking Spanish at home or in the community, including students who are not be fully fluent and bilinguals who want to improve their reading and writing and develop critical literacy skills. Heritage and bilingual speakers of Spanish should take this course instead of SPAN 305 & 306. Also fulfills the 300-level requirement for GLOA.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Designed for students who have some communicative ability in Spanish, normally acquired in the home, who want to improve their reading and writing abilities while developing a critical understanding of Latin American, Latino, and/or Spanish histories and cultures. Course components include orthography and vocabulary activities, grammar review and practice, assigned readings in a variety of genres, critical cultural analysis, in-class discussions, written essays, and the viewing of films. Equivalent to SPAN 305, SPAN 306, SPAN 309.
Recommended Prerequisite: Appropriate placement score or permission of instructor.
Schedule Type: Lecture

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