Spanish (SPAN)

SPAN 1713 Elementary Spanish I

Description: Pronunciation, conversation, grammar, and reading. Includes language lab work. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as SPAN 1115.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 1813 Elementary Spanish II

Prerequisites: SPAN 1713 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Continuation of SPAN 1713. Includes language lab work. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as SPAN 1225.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 2713 Intermediate Spanish

Prerequisites: SPAN 1813 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Further development of speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills along with short cultural and literary readings. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as SPAN 2115.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 2723 Intermediate Hispanic Culture and Media

Prerequisites: SPAN 1813 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Further development of language skills within Hispanic cultural contexts. May be taken concurrently with 2713 or subsequently (but not before).

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 2813 Intermediate Reading and Conversation

Prerequisites: SPAN 2713 and SPAN 2723 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Skill consolidation with emphasis on short literary readings and conversation. May be taken concurrently with SPAN 2823. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as SPAN 2232.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 2823 Intermediate Composition and Grammar

Prerequisites: SPAN 2713 and SPAN 2723 or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Skill consolidation with emphasis on composition and grammar with some conversation. May be taken concurrently with SPAN 2813. Not for native speakers per University Academic Regulation 4.9. Previously offered as SPAN 2233.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3053 Introduction to Hispanic Literary Studies

Prerequisites: 18 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Introduction to techniques of literary analysis and research in Spanish and to Hispanic literary history. Prerequisite for all advanced literature courses in Spanish.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3163 Survey of Peninsular Literature I

Prerequisites: 18 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Development of literature in Spain from the medieval period to 1700. Previously offered as SPAN 3023.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3173 Survey of Peninsular Literature II

Prerequisites: 18 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Development of literature in Spain from 1700 to the present. Previously offered as SPAN 3033.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3183 Latin American Survey I

Prerequisites: 18 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Survey of Latin America literature in Spanish from the pre-Columbian era to the turn of the 20th century, including letters, chronicles, essays, poetry, drama, and narrative. Previously offered as SPAN 3013.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3193 Latin American Survey II

Prerequisites: 20 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Survey of 20th and 21st century Latin American literature in Spanish, including narrative, poetry, drama, and essays.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3203 Advanced Conversation

Prerequisites: 18 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Practice in conversation skills, designed to bring students to a high level of proficiency in speaking and listening. Class conducted in Spanish.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3213 Advanced Grammar and Composition

Prerequisites: 18 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Study of advanced grammar and stylistics with emphasis on composition skills, designed to bring students to a high level of proficiency in writing.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3343 Business Spanish

Prerequisites: 18 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Development of spoken and written Spanish for use in business and professional contexts.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3403 Introduction to Hispanic Linguistics

Prerequisites: 18 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Introduction to Hispanic linguistics, including historical linguistics, sociolinguistics, dialectology, and bilingualism.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 3463 Spanish Phonetics and Phonology

Prerequisites: 18 hours of Spanish or equivalent proficiency.

Description: Course focuses on practicing to improve pronunciation in Spanish through transcription, acoustic analysis, and comparison with English.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4123 Hispanic Poetry

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish literature course.

Description: Detailed study of representative poetry from Spain or Latin America.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4133 Hispanic Prose

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish literature course.

Description: Detailed study of representative prose works from Spain or Latin America.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4163 Don Quijote

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish literature course.

Description: Seminar devoted to Cervantes' novel.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4173 Hispanic Drama

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish literature course.

Description: Reading and interpretation of dramatic works selected from the Hispanic literatures.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4183 Spain and Islam

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish literature course.

Description: An in depth study of conflict and coexistence among Christian and Islamic cultures in Spain from the eighth century to the present day. The course includes both literary and historical readings.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4193 Hispanic Film

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish literature course.

Description: Study of Spanish and/or Latin American films from cultural, historical, and artistic perspectives.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4223 Contemporary Hispanic Literature

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish literature course.

Description: Major Hispanic writers since 1900.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4253 Masterpieces of Hispanic Literature I

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish literature course.

Description: Reading and analysis of classics selected from the Hispanic literatures.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4263 Masterpieces of Hispanic Literature II

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish literature course.

Description: Reading and analysis of classics selected from the Hispanic literatures.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4323 Spanish Peninsular Civilization

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish course.

Description: Reading and discussion of selected texts outlining the development of contemporary Spanish Peninsular civilization. Previously offered as SPAN 3333.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4333 Latin American Civilization

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish course.

Description: Reading and discussion of selected texts outlining the development of contemporary Hispanic civilization outside the Iberian peninsula.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4413 Advanced Stylistics

Prerequisites: SPAN 3213.

Description: Continuation of SPAN 3213, emphasizing further development of grammar and composition in a variety of contexts.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4443 History of the Spanish Language

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish course.

Description: The development of the Spanish language from its Latin roots to the present day.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4463 Hispanic Dialectology

Prerequisites: One 3000 level Spanish course.

Description: Study of Spanish dialects world-wide, including phonetic/phonological, lexical, morphological, and syntactic characteristics.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 4550 Seminar in Spanish

Prerequisites: One 3000-level Spanish course, or equivalent.

Description: Readings and discussion of vital subjects in Spanish. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit

SPAN 5110 Advanced Hispanic Studies

Prerequisites: 22 hours of Spanish or graduate standing in foreign language.

Description: Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Foreign Lang & Lit