Spanish

Spanish 10 (SPN1345) | Spanish Language and Culture 10- 3Y

Credits: 5
Prerequisite: None
Required for: Spanish 20

This introductory Spanish course is designed for those students with little or no previous exposure to Spanish. The learning begins the development of verbal, written, and reading skills. An appreciation of and activities related to culture and countries associated with the language are included. The themes of this course are hobbies and pastimes (sports), describing self, others, family and friends, classroom vocabulary, locations in and courses taken at school, entertainment, food, clothing, and celebrations.

Spanish 20 (SPN2345) | Spanish Language and Culture 20- 3Y

Credits: 5
Prerequisite: Spanish 10
Required for: Spanish 30

This intermediate course evolves from beginner knowledge of the present tense and daily activities. In Spanish 20 we focus on more complex grammar, including the past and future. The students improve their reading and writing skills in order to be able to communicate about past, present, and future events.

  • Travelling by airplane and train
  • Shopping
  • Ordering food
  • Travelling by airplane and train
  • Shopping
  • Ordering food

Spanish 30 (SPN3345) | Spanish Language and Culture 30- 3Y

Credits: 5
Prerequisite: Spanish 20

This intermediate/advanced course involves more in-depth study of complex grammatical concepts: past, imperfect, subjunctive, and conditional tenses. The students grow their vocabulary base in order to communicate in the following thematic units:

  • Technology and the environment
  • Health and body
  • Getting around a city
  • Having fun at amusement parks, zoos, and circuses
  • Shopping for food and clothing
  • Home, family, and lifestyle