Courses & Programs

Advanced Spanish Conversation [C]

COURSE CODE: SPA 205

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: SPA 202 previously or concurrently, or four years of high school Spanish.

Develops listening and speaking skills in diverse social settings. This course teaches practical strategies for effective communication in Spanish through careful analysis of conversations by native Spanish speakers. Emphasis is on the study and practice of idiomatic vocabulary for social interaction. Students are expected to use Spanish exclusively and to apply grammar concepts learned in their previous study of the language. Students will be evaluated through oral presentations, dialogue improvisations and debates. Suitable for students with intermediate knowledge of Spanish grammar and vocabulary. This course is NOT appropriate for native Spanish speakers who are already fluent in the language.Prerequisite: SPA 202 previously or concurrently, or four years of high school Spanish.