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Oviedo, Spain

Courses

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Below you will find a list of courses offered on the Temple in Spain spring semester program. A final course list and schedule are distributed to participating students following program acceptance; students register for courses prior to departure for Oviedo. Note that each course is designated as either 1) open to students in both intermediate and advanced tracks or 2) open to students in the advanced track only.  Pre-requisites for each track are described on the Academic Program page.  In addition, some courses also have specific pre-requisites beyond the general pre-requisites for their designated track; specific pre-requisites are listed with each course description as applicable. 

Spanish
Course Title Course Number Academic Track Description Notes
Hispanic Readings 2002
Intermediate
Advanced
This course devotes time to speaking and writing skills, but the main emphasis is reading comprehension and interpretation of texts in Spanish.

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3002. This course is available to students on the intermediate and advanced tracks.

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3002. This course is available to students on the intermediate and advanced tracks.

Composition 2096
Intermediate
This course devotes time to reading comprehension and oral expression, but the main thrust of the course is written expression using appropriate... read more »

Required for intermediate level students who have not yet completed this course. This course is available to students on the intermediate track.

Required for intermediate level students who have not yet completed this course. This course is available to students on the intermediate track.

Advanced Composition and Conversation 3001
Intermediate
Advanced
Continued development of conversation and writing skills. Special attention is given to advanced areas of Spanish grammar appropriate for oral... read more »

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3003.  Students who wish to enroll in Spanish 3401 or 3402 in Spain must enroll in 3001 concurrently if they have not already completed 3001.  This course is available to students on the intermediate and advanced tracks.

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3003.  Students who wish to enroll in Spanish 3401 or 3402 in Spain must enroll in 3001 concurrently if they have not already completed 3001.  This course is available to students on the intermediate and advanced tracks.

Hispanic Readings II 3002
Intermediate
Advanced
Themes in Hispanic culture in the context of short prose readings, including the short story and the short novel. Emphasis on tools for advanced... read more »

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 2002. This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 2002. This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

Advanced Grammar for Communication 3003
Intermediate
Advanced
Emphasizes advanced grammar (including distinctions of tense, aspect and mood; reflexive and passive usage; and pronoun selection). Attention is paid... read more »

This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks. This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3001.  Advanced students who wish to take Spanish 4301 in Spain must enroll in 3003 concurrently if they have not already completed 3003.

This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks. This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3001.  Advanced students who wish to take Spanish 4301 in Spain must enroll in 3003 concurrently if they have not already completed 3003.

Introduction to the Literature of Spain 3121
Intermediate
Advanced
Examination of major works of Spanish literature.

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 4121.  This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 4121.  This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

The Cultures of Spain 3221
Intermediate
Advanced
The Spanish character as revealed in its language, literature, architecture, history, art, music, and ethnic traditions. Geography and sociology of... read more »

This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

The Cultures of Latin America 3241
Intermediate
Advanced
Study of the Spanish-American people through their literature, history, architecture, art, music, and European/indigenous traditions and institutions...

This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

Translation Skills 3401
Intermediate
Advanced
Translation skills through familiarity with different types of language taken mainly from Spanish newspapers: reporting, sports, columns,... read more »

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3402. This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3402. This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks.

Interpretation Skills in Translation 3402
Advanced
Style, techniques, and mechanics of translation focusing on texts relating to the subject areas of law, business, social issues, public health, and... read more »

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3401.  This course is only available to advanced students due to scheduling conflicts for intermediate students.

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3401.  This course is only available to advanced students due to scheduling conflicts for intermediate students.

Spanish for Business Professions 3501
Advanced
An introduction to aspects of the Spanish language and Hispanic culture for business students and business professionals.  Emphasis on the... read more »

This course is only available to advanced students due to scheduling conflicts for intermediate students.

This course is only available to advanced students due to scheduling conflicts for intermediate students.

Survey of Spanish Literature 4121
Advanced
Survey of selected periods and themes in Spanish literature. 

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3121. This course is only available to advanced students.

This course cannot be taken simultaneously with Spanish 3121. This course is only available to advanced students.

Directed Readings 4183
Advanced
Guided readings in Spanish, at the 4000 level, focusing on themes and topics in Hispanic culture, literature and/or linguistics.

This course may be repeated if the subject varies. This course is only available to advanced students.

This course may be repeated if the subject varies. This course is only available to advanced students.

The Art of Spain 4221
Intermediate
Advanced
A panoramic view of the art of Spain from two perspectives: the chronological and the geographic. The chronological perspective includes artistic and... read more »

This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks. 

This course is available to students on both the intermediate and advanced tracks. 

The Sounds of Spanish 4301
Advanced
An articulatory study of the sounds of Spanish with attention to regional variation and comparisons with English. 

This course is available to students on the advanced track.

This course is available to students on the advanced track.