Spanish (SPA)

SPA 500 SPANISH LINGUISTICS AND PEDAGOGY

3, 3/0

Prerequisites: Graduate status. Exploration of the Spanish professional literature on applied linguistics and its implications for Spanish teaching and learning.

SPA 502 SEMINAR IN LATIN AMERICAN LITERATURE: SELECTED TOPICS

3, 3/0

Prerequisites: Graduate status or undergraduate senior with an average of B or better in upper-level Spanish courses and permission of instructor, department chair, and dean of Graduate School. In-depth treatment of a selected topic; analysis of selected works, with readings in history and literary criticism; research into specific problems.

SPA 516 LITERACY FOR SPANISH TEACHERS

3, 3/0

Prerequisites: Graduate status or instructor permission. Development of literacy in Spanish and proficiency in literacy-centered language teaching practices. Taught in Spanish.

SPA 594 GRADUATE WORKSHOP

1-3, 0/0

See the Graduate Course Catalog

SPA 602 SPANISH SOCIOLINGUSITICS AND PRAGMATICS

3, 3/0

Prerequisites: Graduate standing or instructor permission. Exploration of research and methodology in the study of Spanish sociolinguistics and pragmatics.

SPA 606 CONTEMPORARY CIVILIZATION AND CULTURES OF SPAIN

3, 3/0

Prerequisite: Must be admitted into Master of Science K-12 Foreign Language Teaching program, or instructor permission. Development of cultures in Spain since the country's emergence as a modern nation state; their implications for Spain's future within the European community.

SPA 609 CIVILIZATIONS AND CULTURES OF LATIN AMERICA

3, 3/0

Prerequisite: Must be admitted into Master of Science K-12 Foreign Language Teaching program, or instructor permission. Challenges faced by the emerging nations of Latin America from the nineteenth century to the present; emphasis on the relationships between these diverse cultures and the rest of the world.

SPA 617 DON QUIXOTE

3, 3/0

Prerequisite: Must be admitted into Master of Science K-12 Foreign Language Teaching program, or instructor permission. Cervantes' Don Quixote in its historical context; multiple levels of interpretive reading; questions of genre relationships.

SPA 631 CINEMA OF SPAIN

3, 3/0

Aspects of the cinema of Spain as a reflection of Spanish cultures; individual directors, periods of film production; influence of politics and culture on the cinema.