This course focuses on advanced work in conversational Spanish, listening comprehension, reading, and writing. Class discussions and compositions will incorporate advanced grammatical structures with current world issues. Modern and classical literature is read and discussed in the target language. The fifth year course is geared towards preparing to take the Advanced Placement Exam and provides a basis for further studies on the college level. The course is conducted entirely in the target language.
Course Objectives/Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of this course, students will develop advanced language skills (speaking, reading, writing and listening) in Spanish and gain a strong knowledge of Spanish-speaking cultures. Students will also be able to acquire and analyze information from authentic sources.