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SPAN-355 Spanish Introductory Topics Course Level: Undergraduate

Spanish Introductory Topics (3) Topics vary by section. Rotating topics include courses that serve as a bridge between the language sequence and upper-level courses. Courses are taught in Spanish on topics such as central issues in Latin American studies, indigenous people in Latin America, and media in Latin America. Emphasis is placed on vocabulary, expressions, and structures related to the specific topic. Usually Offered: fall and spring. Repeatable for credit with different topic. Prerequisite: SPAN-353.

SPAN-355-001
Term: Fall 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Business Spanish
Business Spanish (3) This course focuses on terminology, vocabulary, and cultural practices related to the business world in Latin America. Students work on topics such as management, human resources, marketing, and banking, among others, which are reinforced by the study of various Spanish-speaking countries commercially, historically, politically, and culturally.
SPAN-355-002
Term: Fall 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Latin American Short Story
SPAN-355-003
Term: Fall 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Female Universe/Spanish Cinema
Female Universe in Spanish Cinema (3) A survey of representative Spanish movies, half of them adaptations of novels or plays. The selection, most the creations of male authors, explores the female universe in relation to the male's alternating pursuit and refusal of love. The course analyzes, explores and discusses cross-cultural motifs and stereotypes that underlie male (and female) depictions of the feminine.
SPAN-355-001
Term: Spring 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Cent Issues in Latin Amer Stds
Central Issues in Latin American Studies (3) Using a broad range of cultural products (literature, art, drama, cinema, blog/e-texts, music, telenovelas), this interdisciplinary course enhances students' understanding of Latin America's contemporary times. Through a variety of texts, the course critically approaches concepts of social class, race, and gender in relation to land tenure, the environment, migration, urbanization and popular culture. Language of Instruction: Spanish.
SPAN-355-002
Term: Spring 2018 Regular Term
Course Level: Undergraduate
Section Title: Business Spanish
Business Spanish (3) This course focuses on terminology, vocabulary, and cultural practices related to the business world in Latin America. Students work on topics such as management, human resources, marketing, and banking, among others, which are reinforced by the study of various Spanish-speaking countries commercially, historically, politically, and culturally.