Courses & Programs

Spanish Short Story [C]

COURSE CODE: SPA 214

CREDITS: 3

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisite: SPA 202 previously or concurrently, or 4 or more years of high school Spanish.

This intermediate level course will expand students' understanding of the Spanish language and culture through the reading of short stories by major Latin American and Spanish authors. Taught in Spanish, this course will develop oral skills through class discussions, debates and brief oral presentations. Students will be asked to write personal and creative responses to the stories in order to improve their writing skills. The readings will also provide an opportunity for vocabulary building activities and the discussion of fine grammar points. Prerequisite: SPA 202 previously or concurrently, or 4 or more years of high school Spanish.