Fall 2013

Elementary Spanish

Listed in: Spanish, as SPAN-110

Formerly listed as: SPAN-01

Moodle sites: Course  |  Section 01  |  Section 02  |  Section 03


Dimaris Barrios-Beltran (Sections 02 and 03)
Victoria Maillo (Sections 01, 02 and 03)
Maria E. Twardy (Section 01)


SPAN 110 is an introduction to Spanish and Spanish-American cultures. This course is recommended for students who have either no previous training in Spanish or no more than two years of high school Spanish. It gives the student a basic understanding of and ability to use the language. Grammar is used as a point of departure for development of oral and written skills.

This course strives to teach students to understand sentences and common expressions and to communicate in simple terms simple aspects of their background (e.g., very basic personal and family information), the immediate environment (shopping, local geography, employment), and matters of immediate need. Three hours per week with the lecturer, plus two hours with a language assistant. For students without previous training in Spanish. This course prepares students for SPAN 120.

Limited to 15 students per section. Fall semester:  Lecturers Barrios-Beltrán, Twardy, and Assistants.  Spring semester:  Lecturer Barrios-Beltrán and Assistants.

If Overenrolled: Priority will be given to underclass students.

Cost: $20 ?


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2015-16: Offered in Fall 2015 and Spring 2016
Other years: Offered in Fall 2007, Spring 2008, Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Spring 2010, Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013, Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015