Undergraduate Courses

Our objectives and learning outcomes for our language courses are according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) as a user of Spanish. Global scale - Table 1 (CEFR 3.3): Common Reference levels

Please see the 2021/22 Course Schedule/Timetable to search for upcoming courses.

For SPANISH courses and descriptions, please refer to the UVic Academic Calendar.

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Summer Session
May - August 2022

Course Title Instructor Tentative Dates
SPAN 100B: Beginners' Spanish II

Christine Forster May 9 - June 1
MTWThF
10:30am-12:20pm 
 
SPAN 149:
Intensive Beginners' Spanish
Alicia Ulysses May 9 - June 24
MWF
6:00PM-9:00PM

SPAN 307:
Latin American Culture Through Music

(in English)

Christine Forster June 2-June 24
MWF
10:30am-11:20am
Online (Zoom)
 
     
FALL 2022    
SPAN 100A BEGINNERS' SPANISH I
SPAN 149 INTENSIVE BEGINNERS' SPANISH
SPAN 250A INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I
SPAN 349 INTENSIVE UPPER INTERMEDIATE SPANISH 
SPAN 205 INTERMEDIATE TOPICS IN HISPANIC CULTURE (in English)
SPAN 304 INDIGENOUS LATIN AMERICA, ECO & SOCIAL JUSTICE (in English)
SPAN 485A SPANISH FILM
SPAN 484D STRUGGLE FOR INDEPENDENCE in LATIN AMERICA (in Eng)
SPRING 2023    
SPAN 100A BEGINNERS' SPANISH I
SPAN 100B BEGINNERS' SPANISH II
SPAN 249 INTENSIVE INTERMEDIATE SPANISH
SPAN 250B INTERMEDIATE SPANISH II
SPAN 449 INTENSIVE ADVANCED SPANISH 
SPAN 390 HISPANIC LITERATURE I
SPAN 185 LATIN AMERICA THROUGH CONTEMPORARY FILM (in English)
SPAN 305A UPPER INTERMEDIATE TOPICS IN HISPANIC CULTURE (In English)
SPAN 490B ENGLISH-SPANISH TRANSLATION
SPAN 484E Revolutions & Dictators, 20th Cen. Latin America (in Eng)

Fall Session
September 8 - December 6, 2021

Course Title Instructor(s)
SPAN 100A Beginners' Spanish I
(some online sections)
Gabriela McBee
Rosa Stewart

Alicia Ulysses
SPAN 149 Intensive Beginners' Spanish Gabriela McBee
Alicia Ulysses
SPAN 185
(in English)
Hispanic Culture Through Film (online course)

Chrissie Forster

SPAN 250A Intermediate Spanish I Silvia Colás Cardona
SPAN 305A
(in English)
Topic: Latin American Cities- Mexico City, Havana, Buenos Aires (online course) Dan Russek
 
SPAN 306
(in English)
Spanish Culture

Silvia Colás Cardona
SPAN 349 Intensive Upper Intermediate Spanish Chrissie Forster
SPAN 391
(in Spanish)
Hispanic Literature II Pablo Restrepo Gautier
SPAN 483C
(in Spanish)
Modern Latin American Literature and the Arts Dan Russek
SPAN 484C
(in English)
Conquest and Rebellion in Latin America, 1492-1783 Matthew Koch
     
2021 Summer (May- June)

100B: Beginners' Spanish II                                                  
149:   Intensive Beginners' Spanish
307:   Latin American Culture Through Music (in English)
484E: Revolutions and Dictators in 20th Century Latin America (in English)                 

2021 Spring (January-April)

100A: Beginners' Spanish I                                                          
100B: Beginners' Spanish II                                                  
149:   Intensive Beginners' Spanish                                      
249:   Intensive Intermediate Spanish                                      
250B: Intermediate Spanish II
305A: Topic: Mexican Culture through Food (in English)                                                                                                      
305B: Topic: Latin American Film of the Last 30 Years                    
350B: Upper Intermediate Spanish II                                       
391:   Hispanic Literature II                                                     
450B: Advanced Spanish II                                                             
LAS 400: Topics: Community Empowerment (in English)             

2020 Fall (September-December)

100A: Beginners' Spanish I                                                                                         
149:   Intensive Beginners' Spanish                                         
250A: Intermediate Spanish I                                                  
304:   Indigenous Latin America, Social Justice,                         
          Environment (in English)
350A: Upper Intermediate Spanish I                                         
390:   Hispanic Literature I                                                      
417:   Global Perspectives in the Spanish-speaking World
450A: Advanced Spanish I                                                     
484E: Revolutions and Dictators in 20th Century Latin America (in English)