SPAN 3409

Persuasive Writing

This course is designed to hone students’ abilities to write at an advanced level in Spanish through a variety of grammatical and rhetorical tools needed for effective persuasion. Students will work on several types of writing (feature articles, reviews, blog entries, etc.) and analyze texts from both formal and informal sources while discussing and exploring current events and issues in Latin America. (1 unit)

Required Text: Material in electronic format will be made available upon arrival at Middlebury.
Spanish (& Portuguese UG)
Language School
Requirements Fulfilled:
Equivalent Courses:


Summer 2021 Language Schools, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L21 Lecture (Good)

Summer 2019 Language Schools, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L19 Lecture (Good)

Summer 2017 Language Schools, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L17 Lecture (Good)

Summer 2015 Language Schools, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L15 Lecture (Chavez)

Summer 2014 Language Schools, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L14 Lecture (Munoz)

Summer 2012, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L12 Lecture (Good)

Summer 2011, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L11 Lecture (Hernandez)

Summer 2010, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L10 Lecture (Feldman)

Summer 2009, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L09 Lecture (Reyes-Torres)

Summer 2008, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L08 Lecture (Wolfenzon)

Summer 2007, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L07 Lecture (Faundez-Reitsma)

Summer 2006, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L06 Lecture (Murphy)

Summer 2005, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L05 Lecture (Murphy)

Summer 2004, LS 7 Week Session

SPAN3409A-L04 Lecture (Stewart)