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Spanish Minor

The Spanish Minor at California Baptist University is designed to provide students with the basic critical skills and knowledge needed to complement a broad variety of majors.

Prerequisites

SPA115 Elementary Spanish I

SPA115 Elementary Spanish I

A study of the fundamentals of the Spanish language. Emphasis is on the ability to write, read, speak, and understand simple Spanish through a variety of activities, both in and out of the classroom, homework assignments, and language lab participation. Must pass with a C- or better to continue in SPA 125. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 SPA115-C C Gonzalez, Honorio 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex
263
Spring 2016 SPA115-A A Ruvalcaba, Noe 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Building 36
36A2
Spring 2016 SPA115-B B Ruvalcaba, Noe 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Building 36
36A2
Spring 2016 SPA115-D D Ordonez, Linda Lizet 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center
B258
Spring 2016 SPA115-E E Ordonez, Linda Lizet 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center
B258
Summer 2016 SPA115-A A STAFF, STAFF 05/02/2016 Thursday 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA115-A A Ordonez, Linda Lizet 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA115-B B Perez, Gilberto A. 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA115-C C Ordonez, Linda Lizet 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA115-D D Perez, Gilberto A. 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA115-E E Coronel, Noel 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA115-F F Coronel, Noel 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
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SPA125 Elementary Spanish II

SPA125 Elementary Spanish II

Completion of the fundamentals of the Spanish language with emphasis upon correct pronunciation and mastery of a practical vocabulary. Practice on oral and written expression through a variety of activities, both in and out of the classroom, homework assignments, and language lab participation. Simple study of Hispanic civilization. Prerequisite: SPA110 or SPA 115. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 SPA125-B B Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L. 01/06/2016 Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Building 36
ONLN
Spring 2016 SPA125-F F Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L. 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Building 36
36A1
Spring 2016 SPA125-I I Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L. 01/06/2016 Tuesday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Building 36
ONLN
Spring 2016 SPA125-D D Coronel, Noel 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM James Complex
171
Spring 2016 SPA125-H H Flores, William 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM James Complex
189
Spring 2016 SPA125-A A Flores, William 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Yeager Center
B221
Spring 2016 SPA125-G G Flores, William 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex
189
Spring 2016 SPA125-E E Perez, Gilberto A. 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM James Complex
245
Spring 2016 SPA125-C C Perez, Gilberto A. 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex
245
Summer 2016 SPA125-A A STAFF, STAFF 05/02/2016 Tuesday 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA125-A A Flores, William 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA125-B B Flores, William 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA125-C C Perez, Gilberto A. 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA125-D D Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L. 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA125-E E Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L. 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA125-F F Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L. 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM TBA
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Lower Division Requirements

SPA213 Intermediate Spanish I

SPA213 Intermediate Spanish I

A review of Spanish grammar with special emphasis upon idiomatic language and verb forms. Conversation, translation, composition, and collateral reading of modern Spanish prose. Prerequisite: SPA 120, 125, or equivalent. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 SPA213-A A Ruvalcaba, Noe 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM The Village at CBU
400B
Spring 2016 SPA213-B B Coronel, Noel 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex
171
Fall 2016 SPA213-A A Ruvalcaba, Noe 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA
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Fall 2016 SPA213-B B Ruvalcaba, Noe 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
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SPA223 Intermediate Spanish II

SPA223 Intermediate Spanish II

Continued grammar review and reading, translation, and interpretation of modern Spanish poetry and prose. Classroom activities are supplemented with a variety of homework assignments and language lab participation. Prerequisite: SPA 120, 125 or equivalent. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 SPA223-A A Perez, Gilberto A. 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex
245
Fall 2016 SPA223-A A Perez, Gilberto A. 09/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
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*Replace with upper division units in Spanish for students fluent in the Spanish Language.

Upper Division Requirements

SPA315 Spanish Oral Traditions

SPA315 Spanish Oral Traditions

This course explores the use of myths, folk tales, and fairy tales present in twentieth and twenty-first century Spanish literature, while focusing on critical reading and ways of writing about literature. Throughout this course, students will gain a basic understanding of current literary theory and literary strategies, while examining modern Spanish literary works within their socio-historical context. Prerequisite: SPA 213, 223, 233, or 305. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 SPA315-A A Ruvalcaba, Noe 01/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Building 36
36A2
Fall 2016 SPA315-A A Ruvalcaba, Noe 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA
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SPA325 Spanish Grammar Context & Comp

SPA325 Spanish Grammar Context & Comp

This course reviews elementary and intermediate level structures of Spanish and introduces advanced grammatical constructions. Emphasis is placed on developing correct writing skills in the Spanish Language. Prerequisite: SPA 223 or 233. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

  Course Sec Instructor Dates Days Time Location
Spring 2016 SPA325-A A Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L. 01/06/2016 Tuesday, Thursday 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Building 36
36A1
Fall 2016 SPA325-A A Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L. 09/06/2016 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA
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Six (6) additional upper division units in Spanish