LOS ANGELES CITY COLLEGE | 08-09 CATALOG [REV. 11/08]

foreign languages

 

Chair: Eiko Kitajima Chatel

(323) 953-4000 ext. 2737 • DH312B

www.lacitycollege.edu/academic/departments/forlang/index.html

 

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 PROGRAMS OFFERED


Associate of Arts:

Chinese

French

Italian

Japanese

Korean

Spanish

 

Other Courses:

American Sign Language

Arabic

Armenian

Russian

 

LACC is literally where worlds come together, situated between Little Armenia, Korea Town, Hollywood and Central and South American neighborhoods. This makes the college a particularly wonderful setting for learning a new language or mastering the language of your parents or grandparents. Understanding a foreign language can: Increase your understanding of other cultures and/or your own; enrich your travel experiences abroad; and open career opportunities. Language skills are prized by employers, especially in teaching, translating, social work, foreign service, international relations, trade and any other occupations catering to multi-cultural and international audiences.
 

 DEGREE PROGRAMS 


Foreign languages

Associate of Arts Degree

Transfer Program

 

CHINESE

Eighteen or more units of classes chosen from below. 

Must include Chinese 4 with a satisfactory grade or better.

COURSES                                                                              UNITS

Chinese 1.......................................................................................... 5

Chinese 2.......................................................................................... 5

Chinese 3.......................................................................................... 5

Chinese 4.......................................................................................... 5

Chinese 10........................................................................................ 3

Art 105.............................................................................................. 3

Asian American Studies 6.................................................................... 3

 

 

French

Eighteen or more units of classes chosen from below. 

Must include French 4 with a satisfactory grade or better.

COURSES                                                                              UNITS

French 1........................................................................................... 5

French 2........................................................................................... 5

French 3............................................................................................ 5

French 4........................................................................................... 5

French 5........................................................................................... 5

French 6........................................................................................... 5

French 8............................................................................................ 2

French 10 (same as Humanities 42).......................................... 3

English 203........................................................................................ 3

English 2.......................................................................................... 3

Latin 1.............................................................................................. 5

Linguistics 1 ...................................................................................... 3

 

 

Italian

Eighteen or more units of classes chosen from below. 

Must include Italian 4 with a satisfactory grade or better.

COURSE                                                                                 UNITS

Italian 1.............................................................................................. 5

Italian 2.............................................................................................. 5

Italian 3.............................................................................................. 5

Italian 4.............................................................................................. 5

Italian 10.......................................................................................... 10

English 20.......................................................................................... 3

English 204........................................................................................ 3

Latin 1............................................................................................... 5

Linguistics 1 ...................................................................................... 3

 

 

Japanese

Eighteen or more units of classes chosen from below. 

Must include Japanese 4 with a satisfactory grade or better.

COURSES                                                                              UNITS

Japanese 1........................................................................................ 5

Japanese 2........................................................................................ 5

Japanese 3........................................................................................ 5

Japanese 4........................................................................................ 5

Humanities 20................................................................................... 3

Asian American Studies 1............................................................... 3

Asian American Studies 6 or Music 133.......................................3

Asian American Studies 10............................................................. 3

Linguistics 1 ...................................................................................... 3

 

 

KOREAN

Eighteen or more units of classes chosen from below. 

Must include Korean 4 and Korean 8 with a satisfactory grade or better.

COURSES                                                                              UNITS

Korean 1............................................................................................ 5

Korean 2............................................................................................ 5

Korean 3............................................................................................ 5

Korean 4............................................................................................ 5

Korean 8............................................................................................ 2

Humanities 45 (same as Korean 16)...................................................... 3

 

 

Spanish

Eighteen or more units of classes chosen from below. 

Must include Spanish 4, Spanish 9 and 10 with a satisfactory grade or better.

COURSES                                                                               UNITS

Spanish 1.......................................................................................... 5

Spanish 2.......................................................................................... 5

Spanish 3.......................................................................................... 5

Spanish 4.......................................................................................... 5

Spanish 5.......................................................................................... 5

Spanish 6.......................................................................................... 5

Spanish 8.......................................................................................... 2

Spanish 9.......................................................................................... 3

Spanish 10......................................................................................... 3

Spanish 11......................................................................................... 3

Spanish 15......................................................................................... 3

Spanish 21........................................................................................ 3

Spanish 22........................................................................................ 3

Spanish 35......................................................................................... 5

Spanish 36......................................................................................... 5

Spanish 123....................................................................................... 3

Spanish 124....................................................................................... 3

 

To complete general education requirements in this area of study, Plan A for the AA/AS Degree is required.

PLAN A: Please consult with a counselor about specific courses needed or see the college catalog "Graduation Requirements" section.  Plan A is designed for transfer to a four-year college or university. However, requirements vary depending upon the individual institution. Please consult with a counselor for the specific requirements of the university you plan to attend.

3-6 Units          English Composition                    

6-9 Units          Communication/Analytical Thinking

3 Units             ................................................................... Natural Sciences                        

3 Units             ............................................................................. Humanities                                

9 Units             Social/Behavioral Sciences (including American History & Governments)

3-4 Units          Health/Physical Education          

3-5 Units          Math Competency                    

(Math 115 or higher or passing score on Los Angeles Community College District Math competency exam)
 

 

 COURSE DESCRIPTIONS 


NOTE: Not every class is offered each semester. Refer to the current class schedule for current class offerings.

PREREQUISITES: Specified prerequisites must be completed with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

 

Transfer limit: UCLA allows no credit for duplication of a foreign language if the student completed in high school the equivalent levels with a satisfactory grade; A.A. Degree.

 

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE I

4 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

This is an introductory course designed to develop basic conversational skills using vocabulary and grammar of American Sign Language. Its emphasis is placed on receptive and comprehension skills. Incorporates vital aspects of the Deaf culture and community.

 

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE II

4 UNITS - (UC[pending]:CSU)

Prerequisite: American Sign Language I with a satisfactory grade of better. This course completes the study of elementary vocabulary and grammar. Increased development of inflectional and non-manual behavior patterns. Incorporation of selected aspects of Deaf culture and community within receptive and expressive conversation.

 

ARABIC 1

Elementary Arabic I

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Pronunciation, grammar, practical vocabulary, useful phrases; basic facts on the geography, customs and culture of the Arabic speaking world.

 

ARABIC 2

Elementary Arabic II

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite:  Arabic 1 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

This course completes the elementary Arabic grammar begins the reading and writing of elementary texts, emphasizing the spoken language.

 

ARABIC 3

Intermediate Arabic I

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Arabic 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

An introduction to Arabic thought by means of short stories, essays, poetry, and folk songs emphasis on conversation, reading and oral comprehension.

 

 

ARMENIAN 1

Elementary Armenian I

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

This course stresses the fundamentals of pronunciation and elementary grammar, practical vocabulary and useful phrases to understand, read and write simple Armenian.

 

ARMENIAN 2

Elementary Armenian II

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Armenian 1 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

This course completes the elementary grammar and includes reading and comprehension of simple texts, with emphasis on oral expression. It also includes an introductory study of Armenian culture to complement comprehension of language.

 

CHINESE 1

Elementary Chinese I

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Mandarin Chinese corresponds to the first year of high school Chinese. Pronunciation, grammar, practical vocabulary, and basic facts on the geography, customs and culture of China.

 

CHINESE 2

Elementary Chinese II

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Chinese 1 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Completes the elementary Mandarin Chinese grammar; introduces reading and writing of elementary texts. 

 

CHINESE 3

Intermediate Chinese I

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: Chinese 2 or equivalent.

A review of grammar with vocabulary building for conversational fluency, written composition and advanced reading.

 

CHINESE 4

Intermediate Chinese II

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: Chinese 3 or equivalent.

Continues a review of grammar, advanced composition and reading of everyday and literary subjects to study idiomatic expressions.

 

CHINESE 10

Chinese Civilization

3 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Geography, history, government, and institutions of China; the life and customs of the people; the literature and arts, and the contributions to civilization. Conducted in English.

 

CHINESE 21

Fundamentals of Chinese I

3 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Chinese 21 is the first half of Chinese 1. Chinese 22 is the second half of Chinese 1. This course is designed to provide the basic knowledge of Chinese grammar for beginners with no preparation.

UC limit: 5 Units from Chinese 21, 22.

 

CHINESE 22

Fundamentals of Chinese II

3 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Chinese 21 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

This course continues the basic knowledge of Chinese Grammar at second level of the Chinese language for beginners.

UC limit: 5 units from Chinese 21, 22.

 

 

FRENCH

One year of high school study in French corresponds to one college semester of credit or one semester of French at LACC equals one full year of high school credit.

 

FRENCH 1

Elementary French I

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

This course stresses pronunciation and grammar, vocabulary, useful phrases; and basic facts on the geography, customs and cultures of the French-speaking world.

 

FRENCH 2

Elementary French II

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: French 1 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Completes elementary grammar; including the reading of elementary texts, and emphasizes the spoken French language. 

 

FRENCH 3

Intermediate French I

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: French 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

A review of grammar, with an emphasis on more advanced language use. Readings from classic and modern literature.

 

FRENCH 4

Intermediate French II

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: French 3 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Continues a review of grammar, with an emphasis on more advanced language use. Readings from classic and modern literature.

 

FRENCH 5

Advanced French I 

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: French 4 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Brief survey of the early French literary movements.  Emphasizes the study of practical idioms and advanced composition.  Stresses oral and written report on French literature.

 

FRENCH 6

Advanced French II

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: French 5 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Continuation of French 5 material.  Survey of the early French literary movements.  Emphasizes advanced composition, and study of practical idioms.  Stresses oral and written reports on French literature.

 

FRENCH 8

Conversational French

2 UNITS - (RPT 3) (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: French 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Provides opportunities for practical conversation on everyday topics, current events and cultural material.

UC Limit: maximum units: 2 courses.

 

 

ITALIAN

One year of high school study in Italian corresponds to one college semester or one semester of college Italian equals one full year of high school study.

 

ITALIAN 1

Elementary Italian I

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Corresponds to the first year of high school Italian.

Advisory:  English 28/31 or equivalent.

Fundamentals of pronunciation and grammar, practical vocabulary, useful phrases; basic facts on the geography, customs and culture of Italy.

 

ITALIAN 2

Elementary Italian II

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Italian 1 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Completes elementary Italian grammar, with emphasis on written and spoken language.

 

ITALIAN 3

Intermediate Italian I

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Italian 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

A review of grammar and vocabulary building for conversational fluency through intensive reading.

 

ITALIAN 4

Intermediate Italian II

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Italian 3 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

A review of grammar and vocabulary building for conversational fluency through intensive reading. Additional review of grammar in advanced composition and the use of practical idioms.  Begins the study of literary development and includes the reading of modern short stories by contemporary authors.

 

ITALIAN 5

Advanced Italian I

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Italian 4 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

A review of grammar and vocabulary building for conversational fluency through intensive reading.  Additional review of grammar in advanced composition and the use of practical idioms.  Begins the study of literary development and includes the reading of modern short stories by contemporary authors.

 

ITALIAN 8

Conversational Italian

2 UNITS – (RPT 3) (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Italian 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Opportunities for practical conversation on everyday topics, current events, and cultural material.

UC maximum credit: 4 units.

 

ITALIAN 10

Italian Civilization

3 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Advisory:  English 28/31 or equivalent.

Study of Civilization of Italy from the origins to the present times.  Conducted in English.

 

ITALIAN 11

Great Books of Italian Literature

2 UNITS – (RPT 1) (UC:CSU)

Advisory:  English 28/31 or equivalent.

Selections from the masterpieces of Italian literature in translation. Conducted in English.

 

ITALIAN 21

Fundamentals of Italian I

3 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Advisory:  English 28/31 or equivalent.

Introduces the fundaments of Italian pronunciation and grammar structure.  Offers practical material for simple conversation based on everyday experiences.  Italian 21 and 22 are together equivalent to Italian 1.

 

ITALIAN 22

Fundamental of Italian II

3 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite:  Italian 21 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

This course continues to provide students with the basic knowledge of grammar and vocabulary at the second level of fundamentals of Italian.

UC Limit: Italian 21 and 22 combined equals Italian 1; maximum credit, 5 units; both courses must be taken for credit to be granted.

 

 

JAPANESE

One year of high school study in Japanese corresponds to one college semester or one semester of college Japanese equals one full year of high school study.

Required courses: Japanese 1, 2, 34; Humanities 20.

 

JAPANESE 1

Elementary Japanese I

5 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Corresponds to the first year of high school Japanese.

Advisory:  English 28/31 or equivalent.

Fundamentals of pronunciation and grammar, basic vocabulary, useful phrases; reading and writing with Romanized alphabet and Japanese scripts, basic facts on the geography, customs and culture of Japan. 

 

JAPANESE 2

Elementary Japanese II

5 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Prerequisite: Japanese 1 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Completes elementary Japanese I.

Continues to teach fundamentals of pronunciation and grammar.  100 additional Chinese characters will be introduced.  Continues to introduce Japanese geography, customs and culture of Japan.

 

JAPANESE 3

Intermediate Japanese I

5 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Prerequisite: Japanese 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Continues the study of grammar and vocabulary building for conversational fluency and written composition. Begins the study of short narrative writings.

 

JAPANESE 4

Intermediate Japanese II

5 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Prerequisite: Japanese 3 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Advisory:  English 28/31 or equivalent.

Completes the study of fundamental grammar and provides additional training in grammar, written composition, and the use of idioms. Greater emphasis is placed on the knowledge and use of Kanji.  Continues the reading of short narrative stories.

 

JAPANESE 8

Conversational Japanese

2 UNITS – (RPT 3) (UC: CSU)

Prerequisite: Japanese 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Opportunities for practical conversation on everyday topics, current events, and cultural material.

UC Maximum credit: 2 courses (4 units).

 

JAPANESE 21

Fundamentals of Japanese I 

3 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Advisory:  English 28/31 or equivalent.

This course is designed to provide the basic knowledge of Japanese for beginners with no preparation.  Basic sentence structures and vocabulary are introduced.  Basic writing system (Hiragana) will also be introduced.

 

JAPANESE 22

Fundamentals of Japanese II  

3 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Advisory:  English 28/31 or equivalent.

This course continues the basic knowledge of Japanese grammar at the second level of the Japanese language for beginners.  Second level of writing system and 50 Chinese characters will also be introduced.

UC Limit:  Japanese 21 and 22 combined equals Japanese 1; maximum credit 5 units; both must be taken for credit to be granted.

 

 

KOREAN

One year of high school study in Korean corresponds to one college semester or one semester of college Korean equals one full year of high school study.

 

KOREAN 1

Elementary Korean I

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory:  English 28/31 or equivalent.

Fundamentals of pronunciation and grammar, basic vocabulary, useful phrases; develops the ability to understand, read, write and speak simple Korean. The course includes basic facts on the geography, customs and cultures of Korea.

 

KOREAN 2

Elementary Korean II

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory:  Korean 1 or equivalent.

Completes the elementary Korean grammar; includes the reading of elementary texts, emphasizes written composition and the spoken language.

 

KOREAN 3

Intermediate Korean I

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory:  Korean 2 or equivalent.

Corresponds to the second year of college level Korean. Fundamentals of pronunciation and grammar, basic vocabulary; useful phrases; develops the ability to understand, read, write and speak simple Korean. This course includes basic facts on the geography, customs and cultures or Korea.

 

KOREAN 4

Intermediate Korean II

3 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Korean 3 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Corresponds to the second year of college level Korean. Continues the fundamentals of pronunciation and grammar, basic vocabulary; useful phrases; develops the ability to understand, read, write and speak simple Korean. This course includes basic facts on the geography, customs and cultures or Korea.

 

KOREAN 8

Conversational Korean

2 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Korean 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Co-requisite: Korean 99.

Opportunities for practical conversation on everyday topics, current events, and cultural material.

 

HUMANITIES 45 (same as Korean 10)

Korean Civilization

3 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

This course offers the students lectures and discussions in English on geography, history, government and institutions of Korea; the life and customs of the people; the literature, arts, and sciences; the contributions to civilization.

 

 

RUSSIAN 1

Elementary Russian I

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28 or equivalent.

The fundamentals of pronunciation and grammar, practical vocabulary, useful phrases; basic facts on the geography, customs and culture of Russia.

 

RUSSIAN 2

Elementary Russian II

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Russian 1 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Completes elementary Russian I. Emphasis on reading and spoken language.

 

RUSSIAN 3

Intermediate Russian I

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Russian 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

A review of grammar, additional training in oral and written composition, and reading of more advanced literature.

 

RUSSIAN 4

Intermediate Russian II

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Russian 3 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

This course continues the review of grammar and vocabulary build-up. It continues to introduce students to Russian life through the reading of selected Russian authors.

 

RUSSIAN 8

Conversational Russian

2 UNITS – (UC:CSU) (RPT 3)

Prerequisites: Russian 3 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Practical conversation in Russian on everyday topics, and current events, dialogues and group discussion of news in politics, sports, and culture.

 

RUSSIAN 10

Russian Civilization

3 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

A survey of Russian civilization from the early stages to the present, highlighting important historical and cultural developments, social institutions, religion, literature, art, music and Russia’s contribution to the world.

 

RUSSIAN 12

Russian Civilization II

3 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

A survey of Russian history and culture of 20th century Russia; its literature, arts and science; and life of the people.

 

RUSSIAN 21

Fundamentals of Russian I

3 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Russian 21 and 22 together are equivalent to Russian 1 at Los Angeles City College.

Russian 21 is the first half of Russian 1. Russian 22 is the second half of Russian 1. Russian 21 focuses on pronunciation, basic grammar, practical vocabulary and phrases.  Discussions of Russia’s geography, customs, and culture are included.

 

RUSSIAN 22

Fundamentals of Russian II

3 UNITS – (UC: CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Russian 21 and Russian 22 together are equivalent to Russian I.  Russian 22 continues to focus on pronunciation, basic grammar, practical vocabulary and phrases, begun in Russian 21.  Students will also continue to discuss Russia’s history and culture. 

 

 

SPANISH 

One year of high school study in Spanish corresponds to one college semester or one college semester equals one full year of high school study. Required courses: Spanish 1*, 2*, 3, 4 and 8*. These courses are required only for students who plan to teach Spanish.

 

SPANISH 1

Elementary Spanish I

5 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Advisory: English 28  or equivalent.

Pronunciation and grammar, practical vocabulary, useful phrases; basic facts on the geography, customs and culture of the Spanish-speaking world.

UC accepts one of Spanish 1 or equivalent.

 

SPANISH 2

Elementary Spanish II

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Spanish 1 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Completes elementary Spanish I with emphasis on reading and writing of elementary texts and emphasizes the spoken language.

 

SPANISH 3

Intermediate Spanish I

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Spanish 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

A review of grammar and idiomatic construction. Also, an introduction to Spanish and Spanish American writers through readings of short stories, as well as a review of cultural aspects relative to the Spanish-speaking world.

 

SPANISH 4

Intermediate Spanish II

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Spanish 3 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Review of grammar, composition and vocabulary building. The review of Spanish and Latin American authors and cultural aspects is continued.

 

SPANISH 5

Advanced Spanish I

5 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Prerequisite: Spanish 4 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

A study of the short story and poetry in Spanish and Spanish-American traditions. In addition, “students” written and oral expressions are enhanced through the writing of essays based on topics extracted from readings; these are then addressed in round-table discussions. Further exploration of grammatical concepts and expression of vocabulary are based on the readings and written assignments.

 

SPANISH 6

Advanced Spanish II

5 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Spanish 5 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Continues the study of literary genres in Spanish-American traditions with a focus on the essay and the theatre. The latter is approached as both a literary and performing art. Writing and oral expression are also an integral part of the course and are achieved through the writing of essays and round-table discussions. Grammatical and vocabulary expressions are based on the reading and written assignments.

 

SPANISH 8

Conversational Spanish

2 UNITS - (RPT 3) (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Spanish 2 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Practical conversation on everyday topics, current events and cultural material.

UC limit: maximum credit allowed, 2 courses (4 units).

 

SPANISH 9

Hispanic Civilization

3 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28 or equivalent.

Geography, history, government and institutions of Spain; the life and customs of the people; the literature, music and art; and the contributions to civilization. Conducted in English.

 

SPANISH 10

Latin American Civilization

3 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Geography, history, customs, economic and political development, literature and arts of Spanish speaking and Portuguese speaking peoples of America. Conducted in English.

 

SPANISH 11

Great Books of Spanish Literature

3 UNITS - (RPT 1) (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Lecture 3 hours.

Selections from masterpieces of Spanish Literature. Conducted in Spanish.  

 

SPANISH 14

Spanish for Public Service Personnel

3 UNITS - (CSU)

This course is designed for public service employees such as police officers and fire fighters. It emphasizes practical usage of Spanish for personnel who serve the Spanish speaking community.

 

SPANISH 15

Great Books of Latin American Literature

3 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Advisory: English 28 or equivalent.

Lecture 3 hours.

Selections from the great masterpieces of Latin American Literature. Conducted in Spanish.      

 

SPANISH 21

Fundamentals of Spanish I

3 UNITS - (UC: CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.

Introduces the fundamentals of Spanish pronunciation and grammar structure. Offers practical material for simple conversation based on every day experiences. Spanish 21 and Spanish 22 together are equivalent to Spanish 1.     

 

SPANISH 22

Fundamentals of Spanish II

3 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Spanish 21 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Advisory: English 28 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.

Continues the presentation of the fundamentals of Spanish pronunciation and grammar structure. Offers practical material for simple conversation based on every day experiences. Spanish 21 and Spanish 22 together are equivalent to Spanish 1.

Class assignments will require .05 hours TBA per week in the Foreign Language Laboratory - DH319.

 

SPANISH 35

Spanish for Spanish Speakers I

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

(Equivalent to Spanish I)

This course is designed to address the needs of the bilingual students.  An introduction to written Spanish with an emphasis on the acquisition of a solid grammatical base, vocabulary enrichment and spelling.  Includes reading on culture and customs of Spain and Latin America.  Conducted in Spanish.

 

SPANISH 36

Spanish for Spanish Speakers II

5 UNITS – (UC:CSU)

(Equivalent to Spanish 2)

A continuation of Spanish 35.  Completes the study of grammar and continues the development of reading and writing skills.  Further study of Spanish and Latin American culture and civilization.  Conducted in Spanish.

 

SPANISH 123

Fundamentals of Elementary Spanish I

3 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Spanish 21 and 22 or Spanish 1 with satisfactory grades or equivalent.

This course provides the students with a continuation of the study of grammar and vocabulary at an elementary level as well as the art of composition writing and cultural analysis.

 

SPANISH 124

Fundamentals of Elementary Spanish II

3 UNITS - (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: Spanish 123 with a satisfactory grade  or equivalent.

This course provides the student with a continuation of study in grammar and vocabulary at an elementary level as well as the art of composition writing and cultural analysis.

Spanish 123 and 124 are equal to Spanish 2.

UC limit: Maximum units 5.

 

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