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SPAN0321

Spanish for Heritage Speakers

Spanish for Bilingual/Heritage Speakers
This course addresses the needs of Spanish speakers whose formal education has been primarily in English. The main goals are to improve writing skills, practice critical reading, and develop a richer vocabulary adequate for academic oral and written expression. The readings and discussions will include topics of interest for the Latino population, history, literature, politics, etc. Students will review Spanish grammar, prepare presentations, and lead discussions and debates. The materials for the course will include: TV-news, movies, videos, and texts (literary, journalistic). (Placement test and by approval) 3 hrs. lect./disc.
Subject:
Spanish
Department:
Spanish (& Portuguese UG)
Division:
Languages
Requirements Fulfilled:
CMP LNG NOR

Sections

Fall 2008

SPAN0321A-F08 Lecture (Saldarriaga)