Course

Course Summary
Credit Type:
Course
ACE ID:
SOPH-0057
Organization's ID:
SPAN1001
Organization:
Location:
Online
Length:
Self-paced (60-90 days)
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 Spanish
Description

Objective:

The course objective to provide students with the fundamentals required to read, write, and speak in the Spanish language. This course offers students the opportunity to learn the basics of Spanish through both a linguistic and cultural lens, exploring the cultures and customs of several Spanish-speaking countries along with basic grammatical structures and useful vocabulary for making introductions, describing university and home life, communicating current and future plans, and discussing various activities and interests.

Learning Outcomes:

  • follow the rules of pronunciation with essential Spanish vocabulary
  • demonstrate proper noun-adjective agreement when forming introductory phrases and sentences
  • describe physical characteristics, personality traits, and emotional states
  • express times, dates, locations, and weather conditions
  • describe one's academic life
  • describe one's home and family life
  • express current actions using the present progressive tense
  • express future actions using proper verb construction
  • discuss holidays, parties, and traditions
  • survey major cultural aspects of Spanish-speaking countries.

General Topics:

  • Introductions
  • Greetings
  • Telling time
  • At college
  • At home
  • Current plans
  • Future plans
  • Holidays
  • Celebrations
Instruction & Assessment

Instructional Strategies:

  • Audio Visual Materials
  • Computer Based Training
  • Learner Presentations
  • Lectures

Methods of Assessment:

  • Examinations
  • Presentations
  • Quizzes
  • Written Papers

Minimum Passing Score:

70%
Supplemental Materials

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