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Active as of Fall Semester 2020

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Intermediate Spanish II

2. Course Prefix & Number:
SPAN 2404

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 4

Lab Hours: 0

4. Course Description:

This course follows SPAN 2401 in sequence of grammar acquisition. Review begins with the present subjunctive formation and uses. Continued emphasis will cover reflexives, Ser/Estar, passive voice, perfect tenses, and the introduction of imperfect subjunctive. Grammar practice and the perfecting of language structures is emphasized. Vocabulary will reflect upper level constructions, idioms, words frequently confused and cultural variances. This course is also designed to promote communication in the target language. Graded level readers provide reading practice, grammar review, vocabulary building and cultural reference. Role play, videos, newspapers, magazines and native speaker guests serve as a basis for class discussion, enhanced reading, listening, and comprehension skills. MnTC Goals 6 and 8

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): Reading College Level CLC or Reading College Level Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

SPAN 2404 - Intermediate Spanish II

There are no prerequisites for this course.

8. Prerequisite (Entry) Skills:
Students should be able to demonstrate appropriate comprehension and speaking skills equivalent to the novice-high through intermediate-low proficiency level on the ACTFL guidelines within the first week of the course.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

SPAN 2404 - Intermediate Spanish II

There are no corequisites for this course.