Spanish (SPAN)

SPAN 100. Beg Spanish I for Professional. (3 Credits)

introduces basic terminology, cultural information, and grammatical concepts of the Spanish language related to certain aspects of human care in the Nursing profession. SPAN 100 will provide nursing students basic grammar, cultural knowledge, and vocabulary to help students communicate with accuracy and clarity and in culturally appropriate ways at a beginning level. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

SPAN 101. Begin Spanish I. (4 Credits)

provides a foundation in basic Spanish grammar and vocabulary with practice in listening, speaking, reading, and writing. An orientation to Spanish-speaking countries, their culture, and practice time are integral parts of the course. No previous knowledge of Spanish is assumed. 4 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUAA, CUW

SPAN 102. Begin Spanish II. (4 Credits)

continues SPAN 101. Students continue to learn basic vocabulary and grammatical structures while further developing the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Culture is presented throughout the course. 4 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 101 or 2 years of previous Spanish courses.

Offered at: CUAA, CUW

SPAN 201. Interm Spanish I. (3 Credits)

reviews and builds upon grammar, increases vocabulary, and includes readings. Students continue to improve their skills as they gain knowledge and a greater understanding of the Spanish-speaking world. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 102 or 3 years of previous Spanish courses.

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 202. Interm Spanish II. (3 Credits)

is a continuation of SPAN 201. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 201 or 4 years of previous Spanish courses.

Offered at: CUAA, CUW

SPAN 241. History & Culture of Latin America. (3 Credits)

explores the history and culture of North, Central and South America and the Caribbean from the Aztecs, Incas, and Mayas to the present. Fulfills core cross-cultural requirement. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 251. PROF VOCAB-SPAN. (1 Credit)

SPAN 300. Spanish-Ind Study. (3 Credits)

SPAN 301. Spanish Convers/Composition. (3 Credits)

focuses intensively on enhancing conversational skills by increasing oral and auditory proficiency as well as on improving the writing skills through related activities. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 202 or more than 4 years of previous Spanish courses.

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 305. Spanish Immersion Experience. (0 Credits)

is the designation on the transcript for the Spanish Majors that students have successfully completed an immersion experience and written a paper about their time abroad. 0 credtis.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 307. Linguistics. (3 Credits)

introduces the basic terminology and concepts of linguistics as applied to the Spanish language. It also presents the sound system, morphology, and syntax of Spanish as compared to English and investigates topics in language acquisition. Required for teaching majors/minors. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 301 or consent of instructor.

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 308. Master Literary Works of Spain. (3 Credits)

this course focuses on the major literary work that is on the list of nearly all great books lists, Don Quijote de la Mancha, and its literary and cultural importance in the Iberian Peninsula and the world. This canonical text is read in this course from a Christian perspective and is discussed in relation to the Church and the World, and this foundational modern novel is studied in dialogue with Lutheran doctrine, which ultimately prepares students to conduct literary studies from a Christian perspective. 3 credits.

Prerequisite: None

Offered at: OL

SPAN 309. Master Lit Works Latin America. (3 Credits)

Offered at: OL

SPAN 315. Topics:. (1 Credit)

is designed for flexible scheduling and the ability to discuss a wide range of topics to serve the needs of majors, minors, and others who simply want to maintain and improve their language skills. This course will help students review and expand their vocabulary through out-of-class preparation on a variety of topics. Each 1-credit course will have a different topic, and majors and minors must take this course three different times for a total of three credits. 1 credit.

Prerequisite: None

SPAN 321. Spanish Literature I. (3 Credits)

surveys major literary developments in peninsular Spanish literature from its origin through the 18th century. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 301 or consent of instructor.

SPAN 322. Spanish Literature II. (3 Credits)

surveys major literary developments in peninsular Spanish literature during the 19th and 20th centuries. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 301 or consent of instructor.

SPAN 323. Latin Amercia Literature. (3 Credits)

studies selected literary works by Latin American authors. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 301 or consent of instructor.

SPAN 331. Advanced Spanish Grammar. (3 Credits)

focuses on the review and syntax of the more difficult grammatical structures of the Spanish language and on writing and conversational skills at the advanced level. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 301 or consent of instructor.

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 332. Adv Topics in Spanish Grammar. (3 Credits)

works on perfecting usage of structures which typically are the most difficult to master. Students work toward achieving fluency in the language and on polishing their speaking and writing skills. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 301 or consent of instructor.

SPAN 341. Civ & Cul of Latin America. (3 Credits)

studies the history and cultures of Latin America from Pre-Columbian civilizations to the present. Taught in Spanish. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 301 or consent of instructor.

SPAN 351. Span&SpanAmCiv&Cul I (up 1800). (3 Credits)

studies the history, the cultures and the political, economic and social changes on the Iberian peninsula and in the Americas from antiquity through the colonial period. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: successful completion of SPAN 202 or equivalent, 4 years of Spanish in high school, or consent of instructor.

SPAN 352. Span&SpanAmCiv&Cul (after 1800. (3 Credits)

studies the history, the cultures and the political, economic and social changes on the Iberian peninsula and in the Americas from the late colonial period through the present. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: successful completion of SPAN 202 or equivalent, 4 years of Spanish in high school, or consent of instructor.

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 355. Span&SpanAm Lit (up to 1800). (3 Credits)

surveys major literary developments and works in Spain and the Americas from the earliest days through about 1700. This course is required for majors. Minors must take either SPAN 355 or SPAN 356. 4 years of Spanish in high school, or consent of instructor. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: successful completion of SPAN 202 or equivalent.

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 356. Span&SpanAm Lit II (after 1800. (3 Credits)

surveys major literary developments and works in Spain and the Americas from about 1700 to the present. This course is required for majors. Minors must take either SPAN 355 or SPAN 356. 4 years of Spanish in high school, or consent of instructor. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: successful completion of SPAN 202 or equivalent.

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 360. Spanish for Professionals. (3 Credits)

provides the student with practice of professional terminology necessary in fields such as the Medical Professions, Business, Accounting, Marketing, Finance, International Relations, Social Work, Education, Law, and Criminology. Some areas require background in the Spanish language, while for others the course can be tailored to the student’s language level so that beginning and intermediate students also learn or review basic grammar. Content and times are arranged with the instructor. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 301 or consent of instructor.

SPAN 361. Civ & Culture of Spain. (3 Credits)

examines Spain through its art, history, architecture, religion, music, literature, geography, culture, language, and people. It also looks at the influence of Roman, Muslim, Jewish, and Christian civilizations in Spain. Taught in Spanish. 3 credits.

Prerequisites: SPAN 301 or consent of instructor.

SPAN 365. Spanish for Human Service Prof. (3 Credits)

SPAN 393. MEXICO:CROSS-CULTRL EXP. (3 Credits)

SPAN 399. Indep Study:. (1-3 Credits)

SPAN 400. Spanish Internship. (1-6 Credits)

Offered at: CUW

SPAN 490. Senior Seminar. (1-3 Credits)

for Spanish majors. Under the guidance of a faculty member, the student develops a research project in a specific area of interest related to Spanish language, literature, or culture. At the discretion of the department, the student may be directed to study an area or areas needing additional exposure or reinforcement. 3 credits. SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS

Prerequisites: Senior standing or consent of instructor.

Offered at: CUW