Spanish & Portuguese
| Introduction to Hispanic Culture
S275 | ALL | Staff
S275 Introduction to Hispanic Culture (3 cr.)
Prerequisite: S250 or equivalent
This course serves as a bridge between the S200 and S300 levels
and is designed to increase proficiency in Spanish in the four
skills areas: listening, reading, writing, and speaking.
Students will use Hispanic culture as a thematic focus in
developing these skills. A variety of texts, conversational
materials, and audiovisuals will be used in the course. The
format of the course includes a discussion of readings and assigned
topics, focused writing, and the writings of compositions
Evaluation is based on quizzes, tests, and oral presentations.
This course is required to minor and major unless the student
tested into the 300-level. S275 can be applied to the COAS
culture studies requirement. See Schedule of Classes for
section numbers, times, days and rooms.