Montgomery College 2019-2020 Catalog 
    Dec 04, 2020  
Montgomery College 2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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SPAN 203 - Intensive Intermediate Spanish


An intensive intermediate language course comparable to SPAN 201  and SPAN 202 . Students further their abilities to consideration of cultural themes and a thorough review of Spanish of grammar to support increased focus on reading and composition. In-class work is supplemented by 10 hours of online homework. PREREQUISITE(S): SPAN 102 , SPAN 103  or consent of department. Four hours each week. Formerly SN 203.

4 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Communicate in the target language at an advanced intermediate level in the skill areas of reading, writing, speaking, and listening.
  • Apply advanced grammatical structures, such as complex verb forms and subjunctive and conditional clauses, which support communication at both the intermediate and advanced intermediate level of proficiency.
  • Compose creative as well as descriptive, narrative, and expository pieces that reflect a progression from intermediate to advanced intermediate level of written production.
  • Express and appropriately employ more complex language functions in speech and in writing, including the following:
    • a. analyzing oral and written discourse
    • b. using appropriate language registers
    • c. expressing emotions appropriately
    • d. communicating in specific environments and contexts.
  • Describe Hispanic culture or specific cultural practices at an advanced intermediate level appropriate for an intensive language course by using complex sentences and words.
  • Analyze and interpret authentic cultural products in art, music, film, and literature.
  • Exhibit appropriate sociolinguistic behaviors through oral presentations as these correspond to increasing linguistic ability in Spanish.
  • Produce and present a cultural project at the advanced intermediate level as an integral part of the class.

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