SPA 202 Intermediate Spanish Language & Culture - R. Clark

Course Description

A combined study of language and culture including major social systems and themes of Hispanic culture. 

Topics to explore:

  • El Dia de los Muertos: Day of the Dead
  • El noviazgo y la boda: Weddings
  • La quinceanera: Fifteenth Birthday
  • La Navidad: Christmas Celebrations
  • El Ano Nuevo: New Year's Celebrations
  • La Virgen de Guadalupe y su influence en la cultura mexicana: The virgin and her affect on Mexican Culture
  • La Semana Santa: Holy Week
  • La presencia de los hispanos en los Estados Unidos: Hispanics in the United States
  • Spanglish: The impact of Spanish on English
  • La Musica o un tipo de musica: Music and its influence in culture
  • Pamplona: The bull run and fighting
  • Dias feriadas de un pais de tu interes: Holidays in a country of your interest that influence the culture
  • Las drogas: Drugs
  • La inmigracion: Immigration
  • La educacion: Education
  • Los ninos Callejeros: Children on the street
  • El Sincretismo: Syncretism
  • Un grupo de indigenous en algun pais: Indigenous groups and their impact on culture
  • La pobreza: Poverty
  • La Revolucion: Revolution

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