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Course Description

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World Languages (Spanish) - SPAN 101

Elementary Spanish 1

4 Credit Hours
4 Lecture Hours

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 TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2021; WORLD LANGUAGE - SPANISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/21/2021

 101142408Elementary Spanish 1ONL4Gulledge K7/31/0Open$12.00 
 101142428Elementary Spanish 1ONL4Gulledge K8/31/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2021; WORLD LANGUAGE - SPANISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/30/2021

 101140405Elementary Spanish 1RMT4Nofz A5/24/0Open$12.00M W  12:00 PM-01:54 PM WEBWEB
 101140406Elementary Spanish 1MC4Borroni L9/18/0Open$12.00T R  12:00 PM-01:54 PM LA420
 101140454Elementary Spanish 1MC4Galindo A2/18/0Open$12.00M W  06:00 PM-07:54 PM LA420
 101142362Elementary Spanish 1ONL4Nofz A17/31/0Open$12.00 
 101142400Elementary Spanish 1ONL4Manetta J11/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; WORLD LANGUAGE - SPANISH; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 01/31/2022

 101110407Elementary Spanish 1MC4Galindo A16/20/0Open$12.00T R  12:30 PM-02:56 PM LA300
 101112979Elementary Spanish 1ONL4Gulledge K24/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2022; WORLD LANGUAGE - SPANISH; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/10/2022

 101110410Elementary Spanish 1MC4Galindo A11/20/0Open$12.00M W  01:00 PM-02:54 PM LA330
 101110419Elementary Spanish 1MC4Nofz A14/20/0Open$12.00T R  02:00 PM-03:54 PM LA420
 101112438Elementary Spanish 1ONL4Gulledge K6/31/0Open$12.00 
 101112471Elementary Spanish 1ONL4Gulledge K21/31/0Open$12.00 

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday