Spanish (SP)

SP-901 Advanced Study:Special Topics

Special topics in language, literature, civilization or field work of mutual interest to student and instructor.

3 Credits

SP-923 History/Culture of Puerto Rico

An in-depth study of the country.

3 Credits

SP-924 The Latin Americans in US

Their origins, distribution, sociocultural organizations and attitudes. Special attention to the Spanish-speaking community of the area. Classes conducted in Spanish.

3 Credits

SP-925 Travel Study Course

Trip will be preceded by a seminar. Classes conducted in Spanish.

3 Credits

SP-926 Sem Intercul Estudio Hisp-Amer

A contrastive study of Hispanic and American culture and personality and survey of different methodologies to teach culture. Classes conducted in Spanish.

3 Credits

SP-930 Spanish Novel of 19-20th Cent

A study of the most representative novelists of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries in Spain. Classes conducted in Spanish.

3 Credits

SP-931 Spanish Civilization

A historical survey of Spanish social, cultural and political life.

3 Credits

SP-933 The Hispanic Presence in the United Stat

Sociocultural study of Hispanics in the United States with focus on major contemporary issues.

3 Credits

SP-935 A Sociocultural Study of Latin America

This course will focus on the encounter of cultures in Latin America, Amerindian, African, and Spanish from Pre-Columbian times to present.

3 Credits

SP-937 Projects & Issues in Spanish for the Professions

A close study of selected projects and bicultural issues for Spanish Professionals.

3 Credits

SP-940 Ind Study: Spanish

Study of a special topic. Both content and eligibility are subject to departmental guidelines and approval.

3 Credits

SP-941 Special Problems in Spanish

Content will vary in response to particular student and faculty interest.

3 Credits

SP-942 Introduction to Latin American Literature I

Study of selected texts produced in Latin American from the pre-Columbian era until the first wars of independence.

3 Credits

SP-945 The Poetry and Theatre of Spain's Golden Age

A comprehensive study of the poetry and theatre which flourished in Spain during the years 1500- 1650.

3 Credits

SP-949 Spanish-American Literature

Representative works by Spanish American authors from the colonial period to the present.

3 Credits

SP-955 Effective Teaching of a Foreign Language

Examines and evaluates effective teaching techniques in the Foreign Language classroom at the Middle and Secondary School levels.

3 Credits

SP-956 Theory & Practice of Translation

This course will focus on practical exercises as well as the sociolinguistics of translation.

3 Credits

SP-957 Topics in the History of the Spanish Language

Study of the more complex structures of Spanish grammar, with special attention to problems of language presentation and reception.

3 Credits

SP-994 Thesis Seminar/Comprehensive Exam

Students will work with faculty advisor(s) to design, implement, and evaluate a thesis that investigates a significant issue, or to prepare and take a Comprehensive Exam that evaluates the overall program coursework plus additional materials, if so desired, in order to complete the requirements for graduate work.

3 Credits

SP-997 Independent Study: Spanish

Study of a special topic of interest to the student. Both content and eligibility are subject to departmental guidelines and approval.

3 Credits