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  • Prerequisites
  • General Education
  • Writing Emphasis
  • Travel Course
  • Repeatable
  • Additional Fees
Credits4
Lecture
Fall
SPANISH-101

Introduction to the Spanish Language I

Development of basic ability in understanding, reading, speaking and writing in Spanish.

    Credits4
    Lecture
    Spring
    SPANISH-102

    Introduction to the Spanish Language II

    Development of basic ability in understanding, reading, speaking and writing in Spanish.

    Prerequisites
    P: none; REC: 1 yr h.s. or 1 sem college Spanish.
      Credits2
      Lecture
      Spring
      Fall
      SPANISH-110

      Intro to Spanish in the Professions I

      Introductory web-enhanced Spanish courses for professionals.

        Credits2
        Lecture
        Spring
        Fall
        SPANISH-111

        Intro to Spanish in the Professions II

        Introductory web-enhanced Spanish courses for professionals.

        Prerequisites
        P: Spanish 110
          Credits2
          Lecture
          Spring
          Fall
          SPANISH-112

          Intro to Spanish in the Professions III

          Introductory web-enhanced Spanish course for professionals.

          Prerequisites
          P: Spanish 111
            Credits3
            Lecture
            Fall
            SPANISH-201

            Intermediate Spanish Language I

            Further development of the ability to understand, read, write and speak Spanish.

            Prerequisites
            P: none; REC: 2 yrs h.s. or 2 sem college Spanish.
              Credits3
              Lecture
              Spring
              Fall
              SPANISH-202

              Intermediate Spanish Language II

              Further development of the ability to understand, read, write and speak Spanish.

              Prerequisites
              P: none; REC: 3 yrs h.s. or 3 sem college Spanish.
              • Gen Ed: World Culture
              Credits2
              Lecture
              Spring
              Fall
              SPANISH-210

              Intermediate Spanish in the Professions I

              Further development of ability to understand reading, speaking, and writing in spanish. Web-enhanced Spanish course for professionals

              Prerequisites
              P: Spanish 114
                Credits2
                Lecture
                Spring
                Fall
                SPANISH-211

                Intermediate Spanish in the Professions II

                Further development of ability to understand reading, speaking, and writing in Spanish. Web-enhance Spanish course for professionals.

                Prerequisites
                P: Spanish 210
                  Credits2
                  Lecture
                  Spring
                  Fall
                  SPANISH-212

                  Intermediate Spanish in the Professions III

                  Further development of ability to understand reading, speaking, and writing in Spanish. Web-enhanced Spanish course for professionals.

                  Prerequisites
                  P: Spanish 211
                    Credits2
                    Lecture
                    Spring
                    Fall
                    SPANISH-214

                    Intermediate Spanish in the Professions IV

                    Introductory web-enhanced Spanish course for professionals.

                    Prerequisites
                    P: Spanish 112
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Spring
                      Fall
                      SPANISH-225

                      Intermediate Spanish Conversation and Composition

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Writing Emphasis

                      Development of greater fluency through classroom practice in conversation and composition.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: none; REC: 4 yrs h.s. or 4 sem college Spanish.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture
                      Credits3-15
                      Field EXP
                      SPANISH-285

                      Study Abroad: Spain and Latin America

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Repeatable

                      Sorry, this course does not have a description.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: cons of instr & prior trip arr & financial deposit.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture
                      • Course is repeatable for credit.
                      Credits1-4
                      Field EXP
                      SPANISH-299

                      Travel Course

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Travel Course
                      • Repeatable

                      Travel courses are conducted to various parts of the world and are led by one or more faculty members. May be repeated to different locations.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: cons of instr & prior trip arr & financial deposit.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture
                      • Travel Course
                      • Course is repeatable for credit.
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Spring
                      SPANISH-325

                      Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition

                      Continues development of fluency through intensive practice and study of the spoken and written language. Stresses accurate use of grammatical structures and sensitivity to differences in style, tone and levels of language from colloquial to formal.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Fall
                      SPANISH-329

                      Representative Spanish and Latin American Authors

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Writing Emphasis
                      • Repeatable

                      Important novels, plays, poems, and essays representative of major eras and movements of Spanish and Latin American societies foster appreciation of the language and understanding of the literature and culture. Includes different styles of writing and differing treatment of recurring themes. Offered in the language. May be repeated for credit when different author is studied.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225; REC: Spanish 325.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture,HS2 - Literature, Film, and Culture
                      • Course is repeatable for credit.
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Spring
                      Odd Only
                      SPANISH-345

                      Advanced Spanish Grammar

                      In-depth review and continued study of Spanish grammar.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Spring
                      SPANISH-351

                      Major Spanish and Latin American Fiction

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Repeatable

                      Study of Spanish short story and/or novels either by period or by theme.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture,HS2 - Literature, Film, and Culture
                      • Course is repeatable for credit.
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Spring
                      Even Only
                      SPANISH-355

                      Spanish and Latin American Cinema

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Writing Emphasis

                      Historical and critical introduction to the work of prominent Spanish and Latin American filmmakers and to thematic representations of Spanish and Latin American Cultures.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture,HS2 - Literature, Film, and Culture
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      SPANISH-357

                      Cultura Latina

                      This course is designed to be a query into the nature of Latino/Hispanic Culture in the United States and in the Green Bay area. During the semester we will be discussing in class the changing nature of Latino/Hispanic culture in the United States, as it is reflected in different art media (literature, visual art), cultural theory and mass media.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish maj/min; Spanish 225
                      • Gen Ed: Ethnic Studies
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Fall
                      Even Only
                      SPANISH-358

                      Latin America Today

                      Specific humanistic aspects of contemporary Latin American culture, including its history, art, literature, music and value systems.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture,HS2 - Literature, Film, and Culture
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Spring
                      Odd Only
                      SPANISH-359

                      The Cultures of the Americas

                      A look at the three major cultural influences in Latin America: Amerindian, African, and European. The history of ethnic relations and intercultural contact in the Americas.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture,HS2 - Literature, Film, and Culture
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Fall
                      Odd Only
                      SPANISH-360

                      Spain Today

                      Aspects of contemporary Spain, including its cultures, architecture, music, art and values. Credit not granted for both Spanish 360 and Hum Stud 360.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture,HS2 - Literature, Film, and Culture
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Spring
                      Odd Only
                      SPANISH-361

                      The Cultures of Spain

                      This course provides a historical overview of the many cultures that have played a role in the development of what is now Spain.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture,HS2 - Literature, Film, and Culture
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Fall
                      Even Only
                      SPANISH-372

                      Spanish Phonetics

                      Survey of descriptive linguistics with emphasis on the sound system of Spanish.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      Spring
                      Odd Only
                      SPANISH-438

                      Major Spanish and Latin American Writer(s)

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Repeatable

                      Study of an outstanding figure in Spanish and Latin American literatures.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Spanish 225; REC: Spanish 325 and 329.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture,HS2 - Literature, Film, and Culture
                      • Course is repeatable for credit.
                      Credits3
                      Lecture
                      SPANISH-465

                      Special Topics

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Writing Emphasis
                      • Repeatable

                      This variable content course will allow students to analyze seminal aspects pertaining to the language, history and cultures of Spain, Latin America and the Spanish-speaking communities in the United States.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: Major or Minor in Spanish and Spanish 325; REC: Spanish 329.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture
                      • Course is repeatable for credit.
                      Credits3-15
                      Field EXP
                      Spring
                      Fall
                      SPANISH-485

                      Study Abroad:Spain and Latin America

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Repeatable

                      Students register for this course before departing. Upon return to U.S. they must submit course descriptions and written evaluations from their professors, together with a formal certificate and a letter grade.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: cons of instr & prior trip arr & financial deposit.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture
                      • Course is repeatable for credit.
                      Credits1-12
                      Field EXP
                      Spring
                      Fall
                      SPANISH-497

                      Internship

                      Supervised practical experience in an organization or activity appropriate to a student's career and educational interests. Internships are supervised by faculty members and require periodic student/faculty meetings.

                      • Course is repeatable for credit.
                      Credits1-4
                      IND Study
                      Spring
                      Fall
                      SPANISH-498

                      Independent Study

                      Independent study is offered on an individual basis at the student's request and consists of a program of learning activities planned in consultation with a faculty member. A student wishing to study or conduct research in an area not represented in available scheduled courses should develop a preliminary proposal and seek the sponsorship of a faculty member. The student's advisor can direct him or her to instructors with appropriate interests. A written report or equivalent is required for evaluation, and a short title describing the program must be sent early inthe semester to the registrar for entry on the student's transcript.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: fr or so st with cum gpa > or = 2.50; or jr or sr st with cum gpa > or = 2.00.
                      • Course is repeatable for credit.
                      Credits1-6
                      Field EXP
                      SPANISH-499

                      Travel Course

                      • Pre-Requisites
                      • General Education
                      • Travel Course
                      • Repeatable

                      Travel courses are conducted to various parts of the world and are led by one or more faculty members. May be repeated to different locations.

                      Prerequisites
                      P: cons of instr & prior trip arr & financial deposit.
                      • Gen Ed: World Culture
                      • Travel Course
                      • Course is repeatable for credit.