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SPAN 100 Basic Spanish 1

Effective date: January 2017

This is an introductory course for students with little or no knowledge of Spanish. Students develop basic proficiency in oral expression, listening comprehension, reading, writing, and acquire a fundamental knowledge of grammar and vocabulary. Emphasis is on oral communication.

Note: Not open to native speakers or students with Spanish 12 credit.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Spanish
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

SPAN 101 Basic Spanish 2

Effective date: January 2012

This introductory course furthers proficiency in oral expression, listening comprehension, reading and writing. Students will expand their knowledge of grammatical structures and vocabulary and will develop the ability to communicate in simple and predictable situations.

Note: Native speakers of Spanish may not enrol.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Spanish
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

SPAN 205 Spanish through storytelling

Effective date: January 2017

This course, conducted primarily in Spanish, is based on a communicative approach to learning language. Students review and expand on grammatical concepts and vocabulary by listening to and participating orally in interactive stories and through grammar explanations. In combination with oral storytelling, students also write stories and read history and culture-based fiction. In this immersion style course, students acquire language through active engagement.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Spanish
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

SPAN 206 Conversación y Cine

Effective date: January 2017

In this course, conducted primarily in Spanish, students gain confidence in oral expression and aural comprehension with an emphasis on idiomatic grammatical structures and vocabulary. Students will expand their comprehension and communication skills by watching Spanish-language films and engaging in conversational activities relevant to the content. Students will observe the language in its natural context, listen to a variety of accents, and continue learning colloquial expressions. Students will further expand their knowledge and understanding of the cultures and history of the Hispanic world through films and selected readings.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Spanish
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

SPAN 240 Composición en español

Effective date: January 2017

Through Spanish-language text and media, students will consolidate grammar concepts and improve their writing skills in a variety of styles and registers. Students will read from culturally authentic Hispanic sources, such as comics, blogs, short literary texts and articles, and will also listen to media reports, video clips and music. Students will compose correspondence, summaries, and short academic compositions, as well as provide and respond to written peer feedback and comment on literary texts. This course emphasizes precise written language, intermediate-level grammatical structures and richness of vocabulary. This course is conducted entirely in Spanish.

Check transferability with the BC Transfer Guide • Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 1 lab hour per week
Related programs
Spanish
Tuition
$446.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

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