GRAD > SPAN > 520
Ling Pers Span Lang
This course, taught in Spanish with occasional readings in English, is specifically designed for pre-service and in-service teachers of Spanish. It will examine the main Spanish-language variants of today's Spanish-speaking worlds and the grammatical traditions of Spanish. The course presents accessible research on fundamental problems of Spanish grammar that teachers deal with on a daily basis. Topics include the origin of differences among variants of Spanish, and how various historical times answered this question, with far-reaching implications for language teaching and specifically for the teaching of Spanish.