January Term in Seville, Spain Course Catalog

Click here for a guide to selecting courses for the January term.

Terms:
Program Types:

Language Courses

SPAN 203J - INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I

Development of comprehension, oral expression, reading, and writing. Systematic vocabulary building on a variety of practice themes. Guided discussions.

Prerequisites:

Two years of high school Spanish/one year of elementary college Spanish or the equivalent.

Credits:4
Contact Hours:60
Terms:January
Additional Information:Seville_SPAN_203J_Syllabi.pdf
SPAN 204J - INTERMEDIATE SPANISH II

Development of comprehension, oral expression, reading, and writing. Systematic vocabulary building on a variety of practice themes. Guided discussions.

Prerequisites:

Minimum of one semester of intermediate college Spanish or the equivalent. Successful completion of SPAN 204J permits entry into Advanced Spanish Studies for Spring.

Credits:4
Contact Hours:60
Terms:January
Additional Information:Seville_SPAN_204J_Syllabus.pdf
SPAN 301J - ADVANCED SPANISH CONVERSATION AND COMPREHENSION

This intensive short-term course reviews Spanish grammar, with a particular emphasis on listening comprehension and oral communication skills. This course may be taken in preparation for the Spring semester.

Prerequisites:

One year of intermediate college Spanish or the equivalent.

Credits:4
Contact Hours:60
Terms:January
Additional Information:Seville_SPAN_301J_Syllabi.pdf

History, Politics, and Culture Courses

SPAN 312J - FOUNDATIONS OF SPANISH CULTURE

This course focuses on the historical and cultural development of Spain today, from its foundations into the 21st century. Students study Roman colonization and Moorish conquest, through the passage from the dictatorship of Franco to today's democracy. Using the unique resources of Seville and her surroundings, students experience Spain's past and present in music, art, architecture, and popular cultural expression, including flamenco and film. Multiple excursions throughout Seville illustrate the topics and themes discussed in class.

Prerequisites:

One year of intermediate college Spanish or the equivalent.

Credits:4
Contact Hours:60
Graduate Credit Available
Terms:January
Additional Information:Seville_SPAN_312J_Syllabi.pdf