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Foreign Languages

Spanish: Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Spanish major, students will be able to

  • function successfully in Spanish in a variety of real-life situations,

  • make polished formal and informal presentations on a variety of topics,

  • understand the gist as well as several discrete details of discourse as spoken by native speakers of Spanish at native speed,

  • write in Spanish with a high degree of grammatical correctness and appropriate choices of vocabulary and idiomatic expressions,

  • converse in Spanish in connected discourse in a variety of time frames,

  • recognize and respect cultural differences among the different Spanish-speaking countries