Please note:

  • Native speakers and students with a knowledge of Spanish not acquired in an academic institution, should contact the Undergraduate Advisor to determine their level of language ability.
  • Language courses follow a sequence. Moving backwards in language courses is not permitted.
  • The Department of Spanish and Latin American Studies reserves the right to refuse admission to, and/or credit for, any of its language courses to a student who has, in the view of the Department, a level of competence unsuited to that course.

SPAN 100-level courses

Course code Title Terms offered
SPAN 101 Introduction to Spanish 1 Fall, Winter, Spring
SPAN 102 Introduction to Spanish 2 Fall, Winter
SPAN 150 Welcome to Latin America Fall 2023

SPAN 200-level courses

Course code Title Terms offered
SPAN 201A Intermediate Spanish 1 Fall 2023
SPAN 201B Intermediate Spanish 2 Winter 2024
SPAN 210 Spanish conversation Winter 2024
SPAN 217 First Nations, Native Americans, Pueblos Originarios Winter 2024
SPAN 234 Parallel Revolutions in a Nascent Continent not offered
SPAN 290 Approaches to Translation not offered

SPAN 300-level courses

Course code Title Terms offered
SPAN 301A Spanish in Context 1 not offered until Fall 2024
SPAN 301B Spanish in Context 2 not offered
SPAN 317 Afro-Latin America Winter 2024
SPAN 326 Theatre of the Golden Age: Dames, Divas, and Dandies not offered
SPAN 329 Lights, Camera, Action! Film Production in Spain and Latin America Fall 2023
SPAN 344 Special Topics in Hispanic Studies not offered
SPAN 345 Directed Studies not offered
SPAN 350 Poetry of the Tango not offered
SPAN 386 Memory and Performance in Latin American Literature not offered
SPAN 387 Gender, Power, and Representations in Latin America not offered
SPAN 390 Introduction to Spanish Business Translation not offered
SPAN 395 Cultural Dimensions in English/Spanish Literary Translation not offered

SPAN 400-level courses

Course code Title Terms offered
SPAN 400 Memory, Human Rights, and Reconciliation not offered
SPAN 410 Visual Culture in the Contemporary Hispanic World Fall 2023
SPAN 418 Modernity and the Colonial Encounter in Latin America not offered

SPAN 430 

(cross-listed with GSJ 430)

Unruly Women in Early Modern Hispanic Culture not offered
SPAN 490 Advanced Translation not offered

Courses in Portuguese

Course code Title Term(s) offered
PORT 101 Introduction to Portuguese 1 not offered
PORT 102 Introduction to Portuguese 2 not offered