Montgomery College 2024-2025 Catalog 
    Jul 15, 2024  
Montgomery College 2024-2025 Catalog
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SPAN 201 - Intermediate Spanish I


Focuses on the study of Spanish language and culture at the intermediate level. Students further their ability to communicate in Spanish through an advanced consideration of cultural themes and a thorough review of Spanish 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 , SPAN 106  or consent of department. Three hours each week.

3 semester hours

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

  • Communicate in the target language at an intermediate level in the skill areas of reading, writing, speaking, and listening.
  • Apply advanced grammatical structures, such as complex verb forms, that support communication at the intermediate level of proficiency.
  • Compose descriptive, narrative, and expository pieces.
  • Express and appropriately employ complex language functions in speech and in writing, including the following: a. expressing opinions b. analyzing oral and written discourse c. using appropriate language registers at the intermediate level.
  • Describe Hispanic culture and specific cultural practices at the intermediate level by using more complex sentences and paragraphs.
  • Read and analyze authentic texts, both literary and popular.
  • Exhibit appropriate sociolinguistic behaviors through oral presentations as these correspond to increasing linguistic ability in Spanish.
  • Produce and present a cultural project at the intermediate level.

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