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Varieties of Spanish in the Americas

Description:
This course surveys some principal variants of Latin American Spanish. Basic analytic tools are developed, including basic sound patterns, word structures, and word orders; an overview regarding indigenous, African and Anglophone influences; and common dimensions of American Spanish variation. These tools are used to explore Spanish variants and the interplay of grammatical, social, and ethnic forces that have shaped them.

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7293 MWF
09:00 - 09:50
Gomez,Isabel W01-0010
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 20
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = SPAN 304 or permission of instructor
Course Attributes: Distribution Area : World Languages