Course description

This advanced-intermediate course is designed to prepare students for study abroad and is required for any Cornell CASA program in a Spanish speaking country. It also serves as an entryway into the major, and advanced-level courses. Students study stylistics, analyze and discuss texts, view films, and acquire advanced reading strategies. Continued emphasis is on writing and editing academic essays with peer and instructor feedback. Classes are in Spanish, and the language is actively used in oral presentations and communicative, creative, and critical-thinking activities. Students review grammar structures on their own, although the instructor may clarify as needed.

Satisfies Option I of language requirement. Formerly SPAN 2190


SPAN 2070, or SPAN 2090, or CASE Q+.

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Previously offered classes

Summer 2023: Off campus

Section ID:SPAN 2095 101-SEM
Program:Cornell Summer Program in Madrid
Session:Summer Extra-session
Class dates:May 29-July 7, 2023
Final exam/project due:Friday July 07, 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM / TBA (see Final exams)
Time / room:MTR 4:15 PM - 5:30 PM / TBA
Mode of instruction:In person
Instructor:Lawless, C. (cbl6)
Max. enroll:15

Class schedule for Wednesdays:
May 31: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 7: 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 14: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
June 21: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 28: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
July 5: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

To enroll:

This class requires an application or instructor consent to enroll.