Fall 2011 Class Schedule (CRC)



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SPAN 102    Conversational Spanish, Elementary    3 Units

Prerequisite: SPAN 101 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is second semester Elementary Spanish. It is designed for students who have completed SPAN 101 or two years of high school Spanish. It provides refinement of skills begun in SPAN 101. Students will gain increased accuracy and ability to understand and produce appropriate responses in high frequency situations utilizing learned materials. Speaking and writing will be comprehensible to a sympathetic listener. Verbal and written expression will be limited to short, culturally appropriate communication on a broader scale than at the SPAN 101 level. Students will acquire a knowledge of the geography, culture and people of regions where Spanish is spoken and of Spanish-speakers' contribution to North American and world cultures. This class consists of two hours lecture and one hour of laboratory work conducted in the classroom each week and two hours of laboratory work conducted in the Language Laboratory each week.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
F         08:00AM-10:05AM LEC W.James              CRC MAIN LRC 217B        20686 
Textbook
F         11:00AM-02:20PM LAB W.James              CRC MAIN LRC 217B          


SPAN 401    Elementary Spanish    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is the first semester introduction to the Spanish language. It is designed for beginning students with little or no previous exposure to the language. It is characterized by an emerging ability to understand and produce appropriate responses in high frequency situations utilizing learned materials. Speaking and writing will be comprehensible to a sympathetic listener. Verbal and written expression is limited to short, culturally appropriate communication. Students will acquire a knowledge of the geography, culture and people of regions where Spanish is spoken and of Spanish-speakers' contributions to North American and world cultures.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        17972 
Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LAB G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217B        17978 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217B        18972 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217B        19170 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        20466 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217B        19738 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LAB B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        17982 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LAB T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

TTh       08:30PM-09:50PM LEC T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        20328 Textbook
MW        08:30PM-09:50PM LAB T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          


SPAN 402    Elementary Spanish    4 Units

Prerequisite: SPAN 401 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is second semester Elementary Spanish. It is designed for students who have completed SPAN 401 or two years of high school Spanish. It provides refinement of skills begun in 401. Students will gain increased accuracy and ability to understand and produce appropriate responses in high-frequency situations utilizing learned materials. Speaking and writing will be comprehensible to a sympathetic listener. Verbal and written expression will be limited to short, culturally appropriate communication on a broader scale than at the 401 level. Students will acquire a knowledge of the geography, culture and people of regions where Spanish is spoken and of Spanish-speakers' contribution to North American and world cultures.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        19926 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217B        17990 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LEC W.James              CRC MAIN LRC 217B        29272 Textbook
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LAB W.James              CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
 

MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        17998 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          


SPAN 411    Intermediate Spanish    4 Units

Prerequisite: SPAN 402 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is first semester Intermediate Spanish. It is designed for students who have completed SPAN 402 or three years of high school Spanish. It provides refinement of skills attained in SPAN 402. Students will work toward the ability to create with the language without relying on learned responses, to understand main ideas in routine speech and to understand main ideas in written texts. Listening and reading comprehension continue to develop; speaking and writing will be comprehensible to a somewhat sympathetic native speaker. Students will develop the ability to respond in an unrehearsed manner on concrete topics in known situations. Written expression will meet limited personal needs and culturally appropriate language at a higher level of accuracy than found in SPAN 402. The student will continue acquisition of knowledge of geography, culture and people of regions where Spanish is spoken and of Spanish-speakers' contributions to North American and world cultures.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217B        18008 
Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LAB C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217A          


SPAN 413    Spanish for Native Speakers I    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 6
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course offers the fundamentals of spoken and written Spanish for the native speaker of Spanish. It covers the structure of the language, oral communication, fundamentals of grammar and composition. Focus is placed primarily in the indicative tenses. The course also covers diacritical marks, like the accent mark, and their uses. In addition, the course introduces the student to the geography and culture of the Spanish speaking world. This course is conducted in Spanish.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC E.Villanueva         CRC MAIN LRC 217B        29274 
Textbook


SPAN 426    Introduction to Mexican American Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: SPAN 412 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introductory survey to the four genres of Mexican American literature: Poetry, Narrative, Theatre, and the Essay, and the culture which produced it. Emphasis will be given to 20th century writers and works. This course is conducted in English and Spanish.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        28654 
Textbook

Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 19, 2011