Spanish - Fall 2017

Introductory Spanish I — 3631
SPA 1510 – 3 credits
Theresa R. Baginski

Students will learn Spanish language vocabulary and structure to include the present-tense and basic sentence syntax by completing a series of activities designed for realistic communication, both written and spoken. Through reading, dialogue, writing and associated study, students develop an understanding of the language and cultural distinctions of Spanish speakers worldwide. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 224
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Introductory Spanish I — 4329
SPA 1510 – 3 credits

Students will learn Spanish language vocabulary and structure to include the present-tense and basic sentence syntax by completing a series of activities designed for realistic communication, both written and spoken. Through reading, dialogue, writing and associated study, students develop an understanding of the language and cultural distinctions of Spanish speakers worldwide. Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 220
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 2:25 pm
Introductory Spanish II — 3632
SPA 1520 – 3 credits
Theresa R. Baginski

Students will learn Spanish language vocabulary and structure to include the preterit and imperfect past-tense verb forms by completing a series of activities designed for realistic communication, both written and spoken. Through reading, dialogue, writing and associated study, students develop an understanding of the language and cultural distinctions of Spanish speakers worldwide. Prerequisite: SPA 1510 or two years high school Spanish; Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 224
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Spanish Internship — 4336
SPA 2010 – 6 credits
Laura K. Anderson

Students receive on-the-job experience consisting of 135 hours of supervised activity in a local business or industry. Students work in conjunction with a faculty mentor and a supervisor at the job site. All guidelines in the original college internship policy will be followed. Prerequisite: At least a 2.0 GPA and either sophomore standing or one semester completion in an appropriate certificate program. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Arts & Sciences Center
Sep 19 – Jan 8 TBD
Intermediate Spanish I — 3633
SPA 2510 – 3 credits

Students will expand language skills and structural knowledge mastered in SPA 1510 and 1520 or Introductory Spanish. Special attention is given to continuing development of students? conversational, reading, and writing skills at the intermedial level. Ninety-percent of this class will be conducted in Spanish. Prerequisite: SPA 1520 or three years high school Spanish; Eligibility: ENG 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Spanish:Intercultural Exchange — 3882
SPA 8514 – 3 credits
Theresa R. Baginski

Students will develop an understanding of the attitudes, concepts, values and beliefs embedded in another culture. Using the Cultura Model, which was developed at MIT, students will interact in Spanish and English with native Spanish speakers to analyze their own cultural perspectives and compare/contrast them with the student perspectives of the partner institution. Students will enhance their cross-cultural communication skills and intercultural understanding. Eligibility: SPA 2510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 224
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 2:40 pm – 3:55 pm
Intermed Healthcare Spanish I — 3877
SPA 8515 – 3 credits

Students will communicate in written and spoken Spanish using specialized health care terminology. They will discuss and explore cultural considerations related to serving the Spanish-speaking community. Students will participate in role-play scenarios, which prepare them to communicate in a culturally appropriate manner. This course is designed for first or second-generation Spanish speakers in the U.S. Corerequisite: SPA 2510 or must demonstrate intermediate level of higher ability to speak Spanish. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus