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Example Course Description: Immersion Spanish

This is an intensive immersion course offered during the January Term that will have you eating, sleeping, and dreaming Spanish. It will include the four skill areas (speaking, listening, reading, and writing) but will focus on the learner speaking and understanding the spoken language. Classes are small and are designed to meet the individual needs of each student. The course consists of class time, videos, parties, afternoon cafe, dancing, cooking, guest speakers, and a strong cultural component.

Sample Courses

  • American Sign Language I, II
  • Elementary Chinese I, II
  • Immersion Spanish
  • Elementary Spanish I, II
  • Intermediate Spanish I, II
  • Daoism, Shamanism and Shinto: Indigenous Religions of East Asia
  • Quantum Mechanics for the Myriad
  • Social Movements and Social Change: Zapatismo and Latin America’s Left
  • Sound, Image and Narrative: A Multidimensional Approach to Japanese Culture

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Pamela A. Shea, Director of World Language Enrichment and Acquisition & Mellon Grant Project Officer
Cole Science Center 203B
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Hampshire College
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Amherst, MA 01002

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