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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:

2015 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2889 TuTh
02:00 PM - 03:15 PM
Aguilar-Solano,Maria Ascension M01-0212
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 09/08/2015 - 12/14/2015
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 17
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = SPAN 304 or permission of instructor
Course Attributes: World Language Distribution