Aims to increase oral and written communication, grammar, and vocabulary usage in Spanish while exploring a number of contemporary Hispanic films. Covers major films from Mexico, Chile, Argentina, and Spain. Discussion, oral presentations, essay writing and group projects improve proficiency and prepare students to pursue advanced subjects and/or professional activities in a Spanish-speaking environment. Taught in Spanish. Limited to 18.
Topic for Spring 2017: Latin America Through Film (Mexico, Chile and Argentina)
This course aims at increasing students' oral and written communication, grammar and vocabulary usage in Spanish while exploring nine contemporary Hispanic films. Covers major films from Mexico, Chile, Argentina and Spain.
Student writing and discussion exclusively in Spanish.
Enrollment limits: Enrollment limited to 18 for pedagogical reasons. Preference will be given to pre-registered students. Please note that you have to attend the first day of class to maintain your preference level. In case of over-enrollment, preference will be given in the following order: concentrators, minors or majors, continuing students, juniors, sophomores, freshmen, seniors, and graduate students.