Continued emphasis on active Spanish review of grammatical concepts and instruction in new principles. More attention is given to speaking and understanding the target language through variety of texts including essays and selected masterpieces in poetry and prose. Includes directed and free compositions to enhance writing skills. Laboratory practice is offered for better comprehension of spoken Spanish.
Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:
Demonstrate increasing skill in communicating in Spanish.
Respond appropriately to questions arising from dialogue, readings and situations previously illustrated.
Read silently in Spanish, concentrating on the ideas expressed in writing.
Write complete and meaningful paragraphs and short compositions incorporating newly learned grammatical principles.
Write in dictation form from familiar texts.
Recall a significant number of facts or observations derived from selected essays on the Hispanic heritage.
SPA 111 or 4 years of H.S. spanish