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

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)

SPA115-C
Ruvalcaba, Noe
09/04/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center B251
SPA115-A
Gonzalez, Honorio
09/04/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B222
SPA115-D
Gonzalez, Honorio
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B222
SPA115-B
Ordonez, Linda Lizet
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus A013
SPA115-F
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus L246
SPA115-B
Ruvalcaba, Noe
01/09/2019 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM James Complex 356
SPA115-A
Ruvalcaba, Noe
01/09/2019 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM James Complex 356
SPA115-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/06/2019 Th 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM TBA

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)

SPA125-B
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
09/04/2018 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Building 36 36A2
SPA125-C
Ordonez, Linda Lizet
09/04/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Health Science Campus A013
SPA125-A
Ruvalcaba, Noe
09/04/2018 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Building 36 36A2
SPA125-E
Perez, Gilberto A.
09/04/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 245
SPA125-F
Cavalieri-Leon, Raquel Beatriz
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex 191
SPA125-A
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
01/09/2019 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus A014
SPA125-B
Ordonez, Linda Lizet
01/09/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 052
SPA125-F
STAFF, STAFF
01/09/2019 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus M260
SPA125-C
Gonzalez, Honorio
01/09/2019 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B251
SPA125-A
STAFF, STAFF
07/01/2019 T 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM TBA

Lower Division Requirements

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)

SPA213-C
Ruvalcaba, Noe
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center B251
SPA213-A
Perez, Gilberto A.
09/04/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex 245
SPA213-A
Perez, Gilberto A.
01/09/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 245

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)

SPA223-A
Perez, Gilberto A.
09/04/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex 245
SPA223-A
Perez, Gilberto A.
01/09/2019 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM James Complex 245

*Replace with upper division units in Spanish for students fluent in the Spanish language.

Upper Division Requirements

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)

SPA315-A
Ruvalcaba, Noe
01/09/2019 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B218

SPA325 Spanish Grammar Context and 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)

SPA325-A
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
09/04/2018 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Building 36 36A2
SPA325-A
Dhouti Martinez, Khamla L.
01/09/2019 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 171

Complete 6 additional upper division units in Spanish.