SPAN 402 Elementary Spanish
Hours: 54 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB
Prerequisite: SPAN 401 with a grade of "C" or better
Transferable: CSU; UC (SPAN 402 and 413 combined: maximum transfer credit is one course)
CID: C-ID SPAN 110
This is second semester Elementary Spanish. It is designed for students who have completed SPAN 401 or two years of high school Spanish. It provides refinement of skills begun in SPAN 401. Students will gain increased accuracy and ability to understand and produce appropriate responses in high-frequency situations utilizing learned materials. Speaking and writing will be comprehensible to a sympathetic listener. Verbal and written expression will be limited to short, culturally appropriate communication on a broader scale than at the SPAN 401 level. Students will acquire a knowledge of the geography, culture and people of regions where Spanish is spoken and of Spanish-speakers' contribution to North American and world cultures.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
DEMONSTRATE INCREASED CONCEPTUAL UNDERSTANDING AND MORE SUSTAINED CONTROL OF LEARNED HIGH FREQUENCY EXPRESSIONS AND PHRASES IN CONVERSATION (SLO#1).