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Course Description

World Languages (Spanish) - SPAN 101

Elementary Spanish 1 (4-0) 4 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course is intended for students who have no previous education in Spanish. The course will cover basic vocabulary and grammar patterns and will build competence in all four skill areas: speaking, listening, reading and writing. Through varied activities, emphasis will be placed on oral proficiency and communication. An appreciation of Hispanic culture will be an integral part of the course.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Determine the meaning of beginning Spanish texts.
  • Write grammatically correct sentences in beginning Spanish.
  • Discriminate among distinctive beginning Spanish sounds.
  • Interpret the meaning of spoken beginning Spanish.
  • Pronounce beginning Spanish words, phrases and sentences correctly.
  • Speak Spanish clearly and accurately with beginning fluency.
  • Integrate beginning Spanish vocabulary into simple sentences, paragraphs and dialog.
  • Apply beginning rules of Spanish grammar, syntax, tense and gender correctly.
  • Communicate effectively in beginning Spanish through reading, writing, speaking and listening.
  • Compare beginning aspects of Spanish and English grammar and syntax.
  • Explore some aspects of Hispanic culture.
  • Acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for further exploration of the Spanish language and Hispanic culture.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2019; WORLD LANGUAGE - SPANISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/17/2019

 101142400Elementary Spanish 1Online4Gulledge K8/31/0Open$12.00 
 101142408Elementary Spanish 1Online4Gulledge K5/31/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2019; WORLD LANGUAGE - SPANISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/27/2019

 101140405Elementary Spanish 1 4Nofz A3/25/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:54 PM LA430
 101140406Elementary Spanish 1 4Nofz A7/28/0Open$12.00T R  12:00 PM-01:54 PM LA420
 101140454Elementary Spanish 1 4Manetta J10/28/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-07:54 PM LA465
 101142362Elementary Spanish 1Online4Nofz A16/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2020; WORLD LANGUAGE - SPANISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2020

 101110407Elementary Spanish 1 4Manetta J12/28/0Open$12.00F  09:00 AM-12:54 PM LA420
 101110410Elementary Spanish 1 4Borroni L20/28/0Open$12.00M W  01:00 PM-02:54 PM LA330
 101110419Elementary Spanish 1 4Nofz A4/28/0Open$12.00T R  02:00 PM-03:54 PM LA420
 101110453Elementary Spanish 1 4Manetta J21/28/0Open$12.00T R  06:00 PM-07:54 PM LA420
 101112438Elementary Spanish 1Online4Gulledge K0/31/1Closed$12.00 
 101112471Elementary Spanish 1Online4Gulledge K21/31/0Open$12.00 
 101112956Elementary Spanish 1Online4Gulledge K0/31/0Closed$12.00 

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