Spanish (SPAN)Arts and Sciences

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SPAN 1120

While building language proficiency and accuracy through communicative activities, the course encourages students to actively interact with one another. The instructor facilitates communication and provides ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6683SPAN 1120  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: LSP 37-44. Meets 5 times a week:4 class sessions and 1 lecture. Students may not receive credit for SPAN 1120 and SPAN 1220. Students who have taken SPAN 1210 may enroll.

  •  6684SPAN 1120  DIS 201

  •  6685SPAN 1120  DIS 202

  •  6851SPAN 1120  DIS 203

SPAN 1210

While building language proficiency and accuracy through communicative activities, the course encourages students to actively interact with one another. The instructor facilitates communication and provides ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6211SPAN 1210  LEC 001

  • Course is intended for students with no experience in Spanish; students who have previously studied two or more years of Spanish may not attend unless they have LPS lower than 37.

  •  6448SPAN 1210  LEC 002

  • Course is intended for students with no experience in Spanish; students who have previously studied two or more years of Spanish may not attend unless they have LPS lower than 37.

  •  6212SPAN 1210  DIS 201

  •  6213SPAN 1210  DIS 202

  •  6214SPAN 1210  DIS 203

  •  6215SPAN 1210  DIS 204

  •  6216SPAN 1210  DIS 205

  •  6680SPAN 1210  DIS 206

  •  6681SPAN 1210  DIS 207

  •  6682SPAN 1210  DIS 208

SPAN 1230

The goal of this low-intermediate course is to achieve a higher level of comprehension as well as to advance oral and written expression in a cultural context. Classes are in Spanish and the language is ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6217SPAN 1230  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6218SPAN 1230  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6219SPAN 1230  SEM 103

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6220SPAN 1230  SEM 104

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6221SPAN 1230  SEM 105

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9093SPAN 1230  SEM 106

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6222SPAN 1230  SEM 107

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6223SPAN 1230  SEM 108

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6224SPAN 1230  SEM 109

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8051SPAN 1230  SEM 110

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9664SPAN 1230  SEM 111

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16155SPAN 1230  SEM 112

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55.

SPAN 2000

Designed to expand bilingual Heritage students' knowledge of Spanish by providing them with ample opportunities to develop and improve each of the basic language skills, with a particular focus on writing ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LSP 2020

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8480SPAN 2000  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: LPS 56 or higher, CASE placement, or permission of instructor. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2070 or 2090.

SPAN 2070

Provides a conversational grammar review, with dialogues, debates, compositions, and authentic readings on health-related themes. Special attention is given to relevant cultural differences and how cultural ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6225SPAN 2070  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, CASE Q, or permission of instructor.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6226SPAN 2070  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, CASE Q, or permission of instructor.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7700SPAN 2070  SEM 103

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, CASE Q, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 2090

This intermediate course develops accurate and idiomatic oral and written expression in a cultural context. Students achieve a higher level of syntactical and lexical competence through reading and discussing ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8053SPAN 2090  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6227SPAN 2090  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6228SPAN 2090  SEM 103

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6229SPAN 2090  SEM 104

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9038SPAN 2090  SEM 105

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6230SPAN 2090  SEM 106

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6231SPAN 2090  SEM 107

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6232SPAN 2090  SEM 108

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6233SPAN 2090  SEM 109

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6234SPAN 2090  SEM 110

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6235SPAN 2090  SEM 111

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6236SPAN 2090  SEM 112

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8677SPAN 2090  SEM 113

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

SPAN 2095

This advanced-intermediate course is designed to prepare students for study abroad, entry into the major, and advanced-level courses. Students study stylistics, analyze and discuss texts, view films, and ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8385SPAN 2095  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070, SPAN 2090, or CASE Q+.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8386SPAN 2095  SEM 102

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070, SPAN 2090, or CASE Q+.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8387SPAN 2095  SEM 103

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070, SPAN 2090, or CASE Q+.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16168SPAN 2095  SEM 104

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070, SPAN 2090, or CASE Q+.

SPAN 2140

Introductory survey of modern Spanish literature. Students develop their analytical skills and learn basic literary concepts such as genre (drama, lyric, short story, and novel) and style (romanticism, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6237SPAN 2140  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 2070 or 2090, or CASE Q+, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 2150

Readings and discussion of representative texts of the 19th and 20th centuries from various regions of Latin America. Among the authors considered are Sarmiento, Hernández, Martí, Darío, Agustini, Cortázar, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LATA 2150

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6263SPAN 2150  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 2070 or 2090, or CASE Q+, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 2170

This course explores major texts and themes of the Hispanic tradition from the 11th to the 17th centuries. We will examine general questions on literary analysis and the relationship between literature ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LATA 2170MEDVL 2170

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6265SPAN 2170  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 2070 or 2090, or CASE Q+, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 2180

This course, which is required for the major, is designed to help the learner develop increased accuracy and sophistication in writing in Spanish for academic purposes and continued oral practice in Spanish. ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8388SPAN 2180  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2095 or CASE Q++ or equivalent. Students may take SPAN 2140, SPAN 2150, or SPAN 2170 concurrently.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8389SPAN 2180  SEM 102

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2095 or CASE Q++ or equivalent. Students may take SPAN 2140, SPAN 2150, or SPAN 2170 concurrently.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8390SPAN 2180  SEM 103

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2095 or CASE Q++ or equivalent. Students may take SPAN 2140, SPAN 2150, or SPAN 2170 concurrently.

SPAN 2230

An introduction to Spain's history, plural cultures, and present-day society. Through a series of key literary works, films, and other visual representations we will explore such topics as the place of ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6238SPAN 2230  SEM 101

  • This course is conducted in English.

SPAN 2235

This course offers a broad introduction to Iberian cultures from the Middle Ages to the present.  Focusing on three main themes-space, culture, and everyday life-our main objective throughout the term ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8445SPAN 2235  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070 or SPAN 2090 or CASE Q+ or permission of instructor.

SPAN 3170

Focuses on the practice of narrative writing in Spanish. Explores what makes a novel and a short story work, paying close attention to narrative structure, plot, beginnings/endings, character development, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8678SPAN 3170  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2140, 2150, 2170, or 2095, or CASE Q++, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 3470

This course explores Caribbean literary, sonic, and visual cultures in New York City from the late 19th century to the present, and examines the ways in which Cuban, Puerto Rican, and Dominican diasporic ... view course details

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  •  9043SPAN 3470  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2180, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 4190

Guided independent study of special topics. For undergraduates interested in special problems not covered in courses. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6323SPAN 4190  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Colanzi, L

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6387SPAN 4190  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Erber, P

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6388SPAN 4190  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Garces, M

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7864SPAN 4190  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Keller, P

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8679SPAN 4190  IND 605

    • TBA
    • McDaniel, S

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8680SPAN 4190  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Paz-Soldan, E

    • TBA
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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8681SPAN 4190  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Pinet, S

SPAN 4290

Consult director of undergraduate studies for more information. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  6328SPAN 4290  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Colanzi, L

  • Year-long course. R grade at end of fall semester and final letter grade at end of spring semester. Open to juniors and seniors.

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  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  9712SPAN 4290  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Erber, P

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  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  9713SPAN 4290  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Garces, M

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  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  9714SPAN 4290  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Keller, P

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  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  9715SPAN 4290  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • McDaniel, S

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  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  9716SPAN 4290  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Paz-Soldan, E

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  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  9717SPAN 4290  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Pinet, S

SPAN 4470

Emerging in the wake of psychoanalysis, the theory of the novel is an effect of a new discourse on the subject within a modernity that sees itself as different and searches for a historical parallel.  ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: SPAN 6470

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17281SPAN 4470  SEM 101

SPAN 4525

Communism merged multiple theories, events and experiences.  It's complexity does not lie exclusively in the discrepancies that separate the communist idea from its historical embodiments; it lies in the ... view course details

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  • 16203SPAN 4525  SEM 101

SPAN 4760

The artistic and intellectual works of Federico García Lorca are a key Transatlantic source for problematizing 20th century Spanish literary and cultural history. Mostly known for his poems and plays, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16196SPAN 4760  SEM 101

  • This is the mandatory senior seminar for Spanish majors.

SPAN 4830

This course explores Latin American literature from the 60's onwards, taking a look at the changing landscape, from the heyday of the Boom writers and Garcia Marquez' "magical realism", to urban fiction ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17005SPAN 4830  SEM 101

SPAN 6390

Guided independent study of specific topics. For graduate students interested in special problems not covered in courses. view course details

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  • 2-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6324SPAN 6390  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Colanzi, L

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6325SPAN 6390  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Erber, P

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6326SPAN 6390  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Garces, M

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7865SPAN 6390  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Keller, P

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8555SPAN 6390  IND 605

    • TBA
    • McDaniel, S

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8684SPAN 6390  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Paz-Soldan, E

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8685SPAN 6390  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Pinet, S

SPAN 6470

Emerging in the wake of psychoanalysis, the theory of the novel is an effect of a new discourse on the subject within a modernity that sees itself as different and searches for a historical parallel.  ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: SPAN 4470

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16212SPAN 6470  SEM 101

SPAN 6525

Communism merged multiple theories, events and experiences.  It's complexity does not lie exclusively in the discrepancies that separate the communist idea from its historical embodiments; it lies in the ... view course details

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  • 16207SPAN 6525  SEM 101

SPAN 6540

This seminar explores the impact of Cervante's captivity in Algiers (1575-1580) in his literary production, a traumatic experience that marked great literary invenetion.  As a soldier and captive in the ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16213SPAN 6540  LEC 001