Spanish Language Institute


Dr. Marco Antolin

Institute Director
Dr. Marco Antolín


Course/Important Information

SPAN 509 APPLIED LINGUISTICS
(CRN 3881)

Analysis of the language as behavior and emphasis on the priority of the spoken language in a systematic study of its structure. Comparison with English to explain and avoid errors of pronunciation and syntax resulting from intrusion of one's native language. Required for degree.

Meeting Dates: 06/23/2014 - 07/25/2014
Time: 1:30 - 3:05 PM
Location: MC 201
Instructor: Dr. Wilfredo Valentín-Márquez


SPAN 512 INTRODUCTORY PHONETICS
(CRN 3882)

A combination of theoretical lessons with practical exercises aimed at imparting native or near-native accents. Includes study of diction and intonation. Students are required to give readings and dramatic presentations in class and before the student body. Required for M.A.degree.

Meeting Dates: 06/23/2014 - 07/25/2014
Time: 9-10:35 AM
Location: MC 201
Instructor: Dr. Wilfredo Valentín-Márquez


SPAN 541 HISTORY OF SPANISH CIVILIZATION 1
(CRN 3877)

A study of Spain, with special emphasis on the historical development of its intellectual, social and cultural life.

Meeting Dates: 06/23/2014 - 07/25/2014
Time: 10:45 AM - 12:20 PM
Location: MC 201
Instructor: Dr. Ana Börger-Greco


SPAN 587 SEMINAR IN SPANISH AMERICAN LITERATURE
(CRN 3879)

A study of the Twentieth Century Latin American short story through the most prominent writers of the genre, such as Jorge Luis Borges, Gabriel García Márquez, Mario Vargas Llosa, Julio Cortázar, and Rosario Ferrer. In addition to the original texts, critical essays about each author and different literary issues will be examined, as well as the historic and social context in which the authors wrote their texts.

Meeting Dates: 06/23/2014 - 07/25/2014
Time: 3:15 PM - 4:50 PM
Location: MC 201
Instructor: Dr. Marco Antolin

 

For more information about these courses contact: Spanish Graduate Institute Director, Dr. Marco Antolín