Spanish and Portuguese
 

Intensive Spanish Skills Development

Intensive Spanish Skills Development
Intensive development of oral and literacy skills at the Intermediate High to Advanced Low level, with emphasis on improving grammatical accuracy, fluency, and cultural competence. Intended to prepare students for Span 321 and subsequent courses.
SPAN
206
 Hours4.0 Credit, 5.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesSpanish 205 or placement by test.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining SPAN 206
Course Outcomes: 

Communicate at the Intermediate High to Advanced Low level

Demonstrate proficiency in Spanish at the Intermediate High to Advanced Low level, as defined by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Proficiency Guidelines for speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

Analyze and interpret oral and written texts

Analyze and interpret a selection of oral and written texts from Spanish-speaking countries, including short stories and journalistic articles, within their historical and cultural context.

Write compositions to meet academic needs

Write short compositions with sufficient grammatical accuracy to meet academic needs in higher-level courses.