Tompkins Cortland Community College

SPAN101 - Beginning Spanish I

Designed for students with no background in Spanish, the course focuses on the essentials of Spanish grammar and the vocabulary needed for effective communication in everyday situations. Primary emphasis is placed on developing listening comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing skills. The culture, people, and geography of the Spanish-speaking world are also studied. SPAN 101 fulfills the SUNY General Education Foreign Language requirement. Prerequisites: Prior completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, ENGL 100 or ESL 120/121/122; RDNG 116 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall and spring semesters.