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ITAL 1005 - Italian I

Empire State College / University College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Italian I is designed for students who have no previous Italian instruction. The course focuses on enabling students to communicate effectively in elementary Italian, and introduces students to the cultures of Italy. All language skills will be practiced: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students will be exposed to authentic Italian material from films, songs and websites. Students should be available for oral practices at least twice a week. Special accommodations will be made for army students. This is the first course in the sequence of 2 (Italian 1 and Italian 2) This course was previously CUL-221224 Italian 1.
Section: 01
4
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ITAL 1010 - Italian II

Empire State College / University College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course is designed to be a continuation of Italian I. Students will build on their introductory studies in Italian language and culture. They will learn functional grammar, vocabulary and cultural concepts that apply to many different practical real-life situations. Emphasis is on the development of appropriate discourse in contemporary cultural contexts. Interpretation of authentic materials, written and oral presentations. All language skills will be practiced: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students will be required to weekly practice speaking and listening skills in real time. Special accommodations will be made for army students. Prerequisites: Italian 1 or equivalent completion of Italian1 This course was previously CUL-221424 Italian 2.
Section: 01
4
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SPAN 1005 - Introductory Spanish for Health Care Professionals

Empire State College / University College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
: This course has been designed for students who have had no previous experience with Spanish language and Hispanic cultures. Students will have an opportunity to learn functional grammar, vocabulary and cultural concepts to apply in interactions at work. The major goal of this course is to facilitate better communication between health care providers and the growing Spanish-speaking community in the United States. All language skills will be practiced: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students will be required to practice weekly speaking and listening skills in real time over the Internet. Special accommodations will be made for army students. This course does not overlap with Spanish 1 or Introductory Spanish: Language and Culture This course was previously CUL-221194 Introductory Spanish for Health Care Professionals.
Section: 01
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SPAN 1010 - Introductory Spanish: Language & Culture

Empire State College / University College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Introductory Spanish: Language and Culture is designed for students who have no previous Spanish instruction. This course introduces students to the Spanish language, but the emphasis is on the studies of the cultures of the Spanish- speaking world. Language learning in this course will focus on understanding and learning to speak simple phrases, learning limited vocabulary and very basic grammatical structures. All language skills will be practiced: listening, speaking, reading and writing. This course also introduces students to the Spanish-speaking cultures of Spain, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean and South America. Students will learn similarities and differences in values, attitudes and actions as they investigate different cultures through a wide variety of resources (e.g., online resources, texts, videos). Students will also investigate specific topics related to cultural experiences (e.g., ecotourism in Costa Rica, indigenous cultures in Guatemala). Students should be available for oral practices at least once a week. Special accommodations will be made for army students. Prerequisites: None Corequisites: None There is no overlap with Spanish 1 This course was previously CUL-221294 Introductory Spanish: Language and Culture.
Section: 01
4
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SPAN 1015 - Spanish I

Empire State College / University College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Spanish I is designed for students who have no previous Spanish instruction. The course focuses on enabling students to communicate effectively in elementary Spanish, and introduces students to the cultures of the Spanish Speaking World. All language skills will be practiced: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students will be exposed to authentic material from films, songs and websites on a target language. Students should be available for oral practices at least twice a week. Special accommodations will be made for army students Prerequisites: . This is the first course in the sequence of 2 (Spanish 1 and Spanish 2) This course was previously CUL-221304 Spanish 1.
Section: 01
4
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SPAN 1020 - Spanish II

Empire State College / University College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course is designed to be a continuation of Spanish II. Students will build on their introductory studies in Spanish language and culture. They will learn functional grammar, vocabulary and cultural concepts that apply to many different practical real-life situations. Emphasis is on the development of appropriate discourse in contemporary cultural contexts. Interpretation of authentic materials, written and oral presentations. All language skills will be practiced: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students will be required to weekly practice speaking and listening skills in real time. Special accommodations will be made for army students. Prerequisites: Spanish 1 or equivalent completion of Spanish 1 This course was previously CUL-221314 Spanish 2.
Section: 01
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SPAN 3010 - Spanish for Health Care Professionals, Advanced

Empire State College / University College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This course has the major purpose of teaching Spanish to health care professionals who need to assess, treat, reassure or educate patients who do not speak English and come from countries where Spanish is their native tongue. This course provides a task-based approach to using the Spanish language in a health care environment. Through intensive practice, advanced students will hone their Spanish communication skills and develop strategies for ensuring understanding and accuracy while relaying critical information. They will also learn to identify cultural differences in attitudes towards health care and medicine and how to address these cultural differences in the health care job place. Language learning in this course will focus on advanced communication skills, advanced vocabulary and intermediate-to-advanced grammatical structures. All language skills will be practiced: listening, speaking, reading and writing. Students will be required to practice weekly speaking and listening skills. for oral practices at least twice a week. Special accommodations will be made for army students. Prerequisites: 75% on the placement test ( http://www.spanish-test.net/spanish-test.htm ) or equivalent Corequisites: None none This course was previously CUL-223214 Advanced Spanish for Health Care Professionals.
Section: 01
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SPAN 3015 - Advanced Spanish: Language & Culture

Empire State College / University College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
Advanced Spanish is designed for students who would like to continue their studies of Spanish language and cultures of the Spanish-speaking world. Practice and further development of essential listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills will be covered.. Writing and presentations are required. This course assumes prior experience in Spanish and admission is reserved exclusively for those who scores at least 75% on the placement test (http://www.spanish-test.net/spanish-test.htm) . Students should be available for oral practices at least twice a week. Special accommodations will be made for army students. Prerequisites: Prerequisites: 75% on the placement test ( http://www.spanish-test.net/spanish-test.htm) or higher This course was previously CUL-223294 Advanced Spanish: Language and Culture.
Section: 01
4
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ITAL 101 - Elementary Italian 1

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This introductory course for beginning students of Italian develops the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. It introduces basic vocabulary and grammar and provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding and appreciation of the Italian culture.
Section: 87499
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SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish 1

Westchester / Community College | Fall 2019
September 3, 2019 — 
This introductory course for students of Spanish develops the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. It introduces basic vocabulary and grammar and provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding and appreciation of the Hispanic culture.
Section: 85669