SPN 1130 – Beginning Spanish I


High School Credit: 1.0

Course Instructor: Caridad Jimenez
Caridad Jiménez
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About The Course

The primary goal of the Beginning Spanish courses is to offer students an introduction to basic communicative skills in Spanish while developing an awareness and appreciation of Hispanic/Latino cultures.

Course Goals

The courses take their goals from the Standards for Foreign Language Learning in the 21st Century, also known as the 5 Cs, which focus on five general areas:

  1. Communicating in Spanish.
  2. Gaining knowledge and understanding of cultures of the Hispanic world.
  3. Connecting with other disciplines and acquiring new information.
  4. Developing awareness of similarities and differences (comparisons) among language and culture systems around the world.
  5. Using Spanish to participate in communities at home and around the world.

Satisfied High School Graduation Requirement Subject: Elective: Foreign Language