Spanish V/SUNY UAlbany in the High School
Prerequisite: Satisfactory completion of Spanish III / III Honors
Emphasis is placed on developing a high level of proficiency in using and understanding the spoken language in formal and conversational situations. Our goal is for the students to be able to function in a Spanish-speaking culture and be able to use the language for a lifetime of personal enjoyment and enrichment. Focus on Spanish contemporary and world issues play an important part of the Spanish V program. Vocabulary and grammar will be studied in these contexts, providing the backdrop for discussions and debates The students will continue work on their oral proficiency and will appreciate the role of Hispanic cultures in a global context. Course cumulates in a final project and cumulative exam. May be taken for college credit.