Spring 2010 Class Schedule (CRC)



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SPAN 401    Elementary Spanish    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 6A
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, Jan 16-May 19
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        19291 
Textbook
TTh       07:30AM-08:50AM LAB T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        19297 Textbook
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LAB T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
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MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        20287 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LAB G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        20477 Textbook
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LAB T.Turner             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
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TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LEC G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        20487 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LAB G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
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TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LEC C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217B        21005 Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LAB C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
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MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217B        19301 Textbook
TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LAB B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
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F         08:00AM-11:05AM LEC B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217B        31920 Textbook
F         11:30AM-02:35PM LAB B.Gill               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 6A
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, Jan 16-May 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217B        20019 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LAB G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
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MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217B        19313 Textbook
TTh       12:00PM-01:20PM LAB C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217A          
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MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LEC B.Gill               CRC MAIN LRC 217B        19321 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB B.Gill               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 6A
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, Jan 16-May 19
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LEC C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217B        19333 
Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LAB C.Samaniego          CRC MAIN LRC 217A          


SPAN 412    Intermediate Spanish    4 Units

Prerequisite: SPAN 411 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C2; IGETC Area 3B; IGETC Area 6A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is second semester Intermediate Spanish. It is designed for students who have completed SPAN 411 or four years of high school Spanish. It provides continued development of skills attained in SPAN 411. The focus will be the development of written narratives and expository prose combined with increased cultural awareness. Emphasis will be on culturally authentic reading and writing through the introduction of basic literary analysis. Students will develop the ability to handle complicated situations using past and future time frames. Students 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, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LEC W.James              CRC MAIN LRC 217B        21971 
Textbook
TTh       08:30PM-09:50PM LAB W.James              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 6A
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, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       05:30PM-07:35PM LEC E.Villanueva         CRC MAIN LRC 222         22171 
Textbook


SPAN 427    Introduction to Spanish American Literature    3 Units

Prerequisite: SPAN 412 with a grade of "C" or better
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 Spanish American literature: Poetry, Narrative, Theatre, and the Essay, and the culture which produced it. Post Independence writers and their works will be emphasized. This course is conducted in Spanish.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC G.Torres             CRC MAIN LRC 202         31922 
Textbook

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: July 30, 2010