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Spanish

A.A. Degree

    Non-Native Speakers Options

    Native Speakers Option

After completing the Spanish major, students transferring to a four-year institution will be prepared for additional study in Spanish.

Contact:

(408) 848-4701

las@gavilan.edu

 

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Spanish A.A. Degree Non-Native Speakers Option 1

Program Learning Outcomes: After completing this degree a student will:

  • be able to converse in Spanish at the basic level.
  • demonstrate proper conjugation of verbs; in the written and oral form.

SPAN 1A Elementary Spanish 5 units

SPAN 1B Elementary Spanish 5 units

SPAN 2A Intermediate Spanish 5 units

SPAN 2B Intermediate Spanish 5 units

Total Units for Major: 20 UNITS

Plus completion of general education requirements units vary

Total Units Required for A.A.: minimum of 60 UNITS

Spanish A.A. Degree Non-Native Speakers Option 2

Program Learning Outcomes: After completing this degree a student will:

  • be able to write in Spanish.
  • be able to demonstrate the use of proper grammar and syntax when writing paragraphs.

Note: Students with two years of high school Spanish are advised to take this option.

SPAN 1B Elementary Spanish 5 units

SPAN 2A Intermediate Spanish 5 units

SPAN 2B Intermediate Spanish 5 units

Choose one course from following list:

SPAN 12A Spanish for Spanish Speakers (5 units)

SPAN 12B Spanish for Spanish Speakers - Intermediate/Advanced (5 units)

SPAN 23 Independent Study (3 units minimum)

3-5 units

Total Units for Major: 18-20 UNITS

Plus completion of general education requirements units vary

Total Units Required for A.A.: minimum of 60 UNITS

Spanish A.A. Degree Non-Native Speakers Option 3

Program Learning Outcomes: After completing this degree a student will:

  • be able to write in Spanish.
  • be able to demonstrate the use of proper grammar and syntax when writing paragraphs.

Note: Students with four years of high school Spanish are advised to take this option.

SPAN 2A Intermediate Spanish 5 units

SPAN 2B Intermediate Spanish 5 units

Choose a minimum of 8 units from following list:

SPAN 12A Spanish for Spanish Speakers (5 units)

SPAN 12B Spanish for Spanish Speakers - Intermediate/Advanced (5 units)

SPAN 23 Independent Study (2 units)

8 units

Total Units for Major: 18 UNITS

Plus completion of general education requirements units vary

Total Units Required for A.A.: minimum of 60 UNITS

Spanish A.A. Degree Native Speakers Option

Note: Students with native fluency can take this option.

SPAN 12A Spanish for Spanish Speakers 5 units

SPAN 12B Spanish for Spanish Speakers - Intermediate/Advanced 5 units

SPAN 23 Independent Study 2 units

Choose 2 courses from following list:

ART 21 Ancient Americas: A History through Art (3 units)

HIST 12 Cultural History of the Mexican American (3 units)

ENGL 2H Mexican-American Literature (3 units)

6 units

Total Units for Major: 18 UNITS

Plus completion of general education requirements units vary

Total Units Required for A.A.: minimum of 60 UNITS

Recommended Electives: ANTH 3, ART 21, ENGL 2B, SOC 3