Continues the work of SPA 101. Emphasizes active communication in Spanish. Includes listening, speaking, reading, writing, pronunciation, structure, vocabulary, and culture.
Upon successful completion students should be able to:
- Manage common interactions, in both oral and written forms, in predictable settings using the present and beginning work in the past tense.
- Apply circumlocution and inference skills, at a beginning level, when navigating selected real world situations in Spanish.
- Identify a limited range of linguistic and cultural diversity within the Spanish-speaking world and how it differs and/or relates to one’s own culture.
- Apply a limited understanding of selected historical and cultural movements in the target culture through exposure to literature, art and performing
- arts in the target language.
- Apply some strategies for analyzing authentic materials in the target language.
Equivalent placement test scores also accepted. SPA 101 or instructor permission accepted.
This course fulfills the following GE requirements: Arts and Letters/AS, Arts and Letters/AAS, Arts and Letters/AGS.