Course Schedule

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Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER SPAN 110 - 46242 - Elementary Spanish
SPAN 110 Elementary Spanish

Provides students with no prior knowledge of Spanish the opportunity to develop basic oral communication skills that allows them to use the language to talk about themselves, families, studies, occupations, surroundings, etc. Basic reading comprehension and writing skills are also developed. Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world are highlighted, in order to raise cultural awareness and to use the language in a culturally appropriate manner.

Units: 5
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 80-90
  • Homework hours/semester: 160-180
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
C-ID: SPAN 100
Th 6:10pm-9:00pm Guerrero-Betteo,G
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER SPAN 110 - 46242 - Elementary Spanish
SPAN 110 Elementary Spanish

Provides students with no prior knowledge of Spanish the opportunity to develop basic oral communication skills that allows them to use the language to talk about themselves, families, studies, occupations, surroundings, etc. Basic reading comprehension and writing skills are also developed. Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world are highlighted, in order to raise cultural awareness and to use the language in a culturally appropriate manner.

Units: 5
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 80-90
  • Homework hours/semester: 160-180
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
C-ID: SPAN 100
TBA Guerrero-Betteo,G
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER SPAN 111 - 41319 - Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 111 Elementary Spanish I

Equivalent to the first half of SPAN 110. Provides students with no prior knowledge of Spanish the opportunity to develop basic oral communication skills that allows them to use the language to talk about themselves, their families, their studies, other occupations, their surroundings, etc. Basic reading comprehension and writing skills are also developed. Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world are highlighted, in order to raise cultural awareness and to use the language in a culturally appropriate manner.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC*
C-ID: SPAN 100: both SPAN 111 + 112
Th 6:10pm-9:00pm Guerrero-Betteo,G
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER SPAN 111 - 41319 - Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 111 Elementary Spanish I

Equivalent to the first half of SPAN 110. Provides students with no prior knowledge of Spanish the opportunity to develop basic oral communication skills that allows them to use the language to talk about themselves, their families, their studies, other occupations, their surroundings, etc. Basic reading comprehension and writing skills are also developed. Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world are highlighted, in order to raise cultural awareness and to use the language in a culturally appropriate manner.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU, UC*
C-ID: SPAN 100: both SPAN 111 + 112
TBA Guerrero-Betteo,G
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER SPAN 120 - 38929 - Advanced Elementary Spanish
SPAN 120 Advanced Elementary Spanish

Continuation of SPAN 110 or 112, for students who can use Spanish to talk about the ?here and now? and narrate a simple story in the past. Students further develop and practice oral and written communication skills in many contexts (health, pressures and conveniences of modern life, the arts, the environment, social life, the workplace, government and civic responsibilities and travel). Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world are emphasized. The class is conducted primarily in Spanish.

Units: 5
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 80-90
  • Homework hours/semester: 160-180
Prerequisites: SPAN 110 or SPAN 112 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 6A)
C-ID: SPAN 110
W 6:10pm-9:00pm Abedrabbo,A
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER SPAN 120 - 38929 - Advanced Elementary Spanish
SPAN 120 Advanced Elementary Spanish

Continuation of SPAN 110 or 112, for students who can use Spanish to talk about the ?here and now? and narrate a simple story in the past. Students further develop and practice oral and written communication skills in many contexts (health, pressures and conveniences of modern life, the arts, the environment, social life, the workplace, government and civic responsibilities and travel). Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world are emphasized. The class is conducted primarily in Spanish.

Units: 5
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 80-90
  • Homework hours/semester: 160-180
Prerequisites: SPAN 110 or SPAN 112 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 6A)
C-ID: SPAN 110
TBA Abedrabbo,A
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER SPAN 121 - 46244 - Adv. Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 121 Advanced Elementary Spanish I

Equivalent to the first half of SPAN 120. Continuation of SPAN 110 or 112, for students who can use Spanish to talk about the ?here and now? and narrate a simple story in the past. Students further develop and practice oral and written communication skills in many contexts (health, pressures and conveniences of modern life, the arts, free-time activities). Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world are emphasized. The class is conducted primarily in Spanish.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: SPAN 110 or SPAN 112 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC*
C-ID: SPAN 110: both SPAN 121 + 122
W 6:10pm-9:00pm Abedrabbo,A
Evening Class  Hybrid Class CLASS OVER SPAN 121 - 46244 - Adv. Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 121 Advanced Elementary Spanish I

Equivalent to the first half of SPAN 120. Continuation of SPAN 110 or 112, for students who can use Spanish to talk about the ?here and now? and narrate a simple story in the past. Students further develop and practice oral and written communication skills in many contexts (health, pressures and conveniences of modern life, the arts, free-time activities). Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world are emphasized. The class is conducted primarily in Spanish.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: SPAN 110 or SPAN 112 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC*
C-ID: SPAN 110: both SPAN 121 + 122
TBA Abedrabbo,A
Evening Class   CLASS OVER SPAN 131 - 42652 - Intermediate Spanish I
SPAN 131 Intermediate Spanish I

Vocabulary development in topics such as the environment, inventions and innovations, human and civil rights. Preterit and imperfect, present indicative and subjunctive, plans and preferences. Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world presented through literature, songs, art, videos, newspapers, internet. Class is conducted primarily in Spanish.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: SPAN 120 or SPAN 122 or equivalent
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC* (IGETC Area 3B; Area 6A)
C-ID: SPAN 200: both SPAN 131 + 132
T 6:10pm-9:00pm Harmon,S
Evening Class   CLASS OVER SPAN 132 - 42653 - Intermediate Spanish II
SPAN 132 Intermediate Spanish II

Vocabulary development in topics such as diversity and discrimination, relationships, show business, food and nutrition. Indicative and subjunctive (present and past), perfect tenses, conditional sentences. Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world presented through literature, art, songs, videos, newspapers, internet. The class is conducted primarily in Spanish.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: SPAN 131
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC* (IGETC Area 3B; Area 6A)
C-ID: SPAN 210: both SPAN 132 + 140; SPAN 200: both 131 + 132
T 6:10pm-9:00pm Harmon,S
Evening Class   CLASS OVER SPAN 140 - 42654 - Advanced Intermediate Spanish
SPAN 140 Advanced Intermediate Spanish

Vocabulary development and composition in topics such as social and economic issues, work-related and spare-time activities, breakthroughs in technology and medicine. Cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world related to these topics are presented through literature, art, songs, videos, newspapers, internet. Pluperfect subjunctive, relative pronouns, indirect speech, passive voice. The class is conducted primarily in Spanish.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: SPAN 132 or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B; Area 6A)
C-ID: SPAN 210: both SPAN 132 + 140
T 6:10pm-9:00pm Harmon,S
Evening Class   CLASS OVER SPAN 152 - 41314 - Spanish fr Heritage Speaker II
SPAN 152 Spanish for Heritage Speakers II

Designed primarily for Spanish speaking students who are comfortable with oral communication. This course includes vocabulary development, spelling and accents, registers, dialectal variation, cultural readings and introduction to Spanish language literature of Central America and the Caribbean. Students expand on their own experience and values, and develop an appreciation of the diversity of the various Latino cultures and their influence in the US. Class is conducted entirely in Spanish.

Units: 4
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 64-72
  • Homework hours/semester: 128-144
Prerequisites: SPAN 150
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area C2; Ethnic Studies
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B; Area 6A)
C-ID: SPAN 230
M 6:10pm-10:00pm Guerrero-Betteo,G
Evening Class   CLASS OVER SPAN 695 - 46674 - Independent Study
SPAN 695 Independent Study

Designed for students who are interested in furthering their knowledge via self-paced, individualized instruction provided in selected areas or directed study to be arranged with instructor and approved by the division dean using the Independent Study Form. Varying modes of instruction can be used -- laboratory, research, skill development, etc. For each unit earned, students are required to devote three hours per week throughout the semester. Students may take only one Independent Study course within a given discipline.

Units: 0.5 - 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lab hours/semester: 24-162
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M T W Th TBA Guerrero-Betteo,G