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SPAN 101 Basics of Spanish I (3 credits)
Listening, reading, writing, and basic conversational skills. Building a vocabulary of Spanish-English words. (Formerly SPAN 101B, Spanish, Conversational I)

Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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SPAN 102 Basics of Spanish II (3 credits)
A second semester of Conversational Spanish, designed to continue and improve the skills learned in the first semester. (Formerly SPAN 102B, Spanish, Conversational II)

Prerequisite: Must have completed SPAN 101. Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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SPAN 109 Spanish for Law Enforcement I (3 credits)
Spanish for Law Enforcement is a comprehensive language course designed to provide functional Spanish language skills for law enforcement personnel/officers who have contact with Spanish speaking individuals. In addition, it includes language training pertinent to alert words, vital phrases of law enforcement operations and procedures.

Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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SPAN 111 First Year Spanish I (3 credits)
Development of language skills through practice in listening, speaking, reading, writing, and structural analysis. Language practice required. /[Humanities Course, meets general education requirement]

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SPAN 112 First Year Spanish II (3 credits)
A continuation of SPAN 111. Language practice required. /[Humanities Course, meets general education requirement]

Prerequisite: Must have completed SPAN 111.

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SPAN 199 Special Topics in Spanish (1-3 credits)
Emphasizes intermediate to advanced speaking, reading, writing, and grammar skills in Spanish. Advanced-level Spanish will focus on reading literature excerpts with discussion in Spanish, with a continued review of previously learned grammar and vocabulary. Emphasis will be placed on grammatically correct usage, pronunciation, and communication, with expanded vocabulary usage. Unlimited repeatability.

Class Attribute: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree.

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SPAN 211 Second Year Spanish I (3 credits)
Considers structural review, conversation and writing, and readings in modern literature. /[Humanities Course, meets general education requirement]

Prerequisite: Must have completed SPAN 112.

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SPAN 212 Second Year Spanish II (3 credits)
A continuation of SPAN 211. /[Humanities Course, meets general education requirement]

Prerequisite: Must have completed SPAN 111 and SPAN 112 and SPAN 211.

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SPAN 305 Spanish Composition (3 credits)
The advanced student of Spanish will be exposed to a free-writing approach in the composition of essays in Spanish. Auxiliary activities will include vocabulary development and grammatical refinement as well as a grounding in and further review of Spanish grammar and the use of idiomatic speech. [Humanities Course]

Prerequisite: Must have completed SPAN 212.

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SPAN 400 Practicum in Spanish in the Community (2 credits)
Supervised experience as an interpreter or translator using Spanish for local agencies or schools.

Prerequisite: Must have completed SPAN 212 and be taking SPAN 305.

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