SPN f367K • Syntax and Stylistics
2:30 PM-4:00 PM
The objective of this course is to study in depth certain aspects of the structure of Spanish that present problems to English speakers. The topics to be covered in this course include: a) Mood/Tense/Aspect and b) Pronouns and Related topics. In this course, students will enhance their grammatical knowledge of Spanish, and, at the same time, will learn to do some fundamental linguistic analysis of Spanish data.
The final grade will be based on the following breakdown: 1. Tests (4) 80 % 2. Review Quizzes 15 % 3. Homework Assignment 5 % _____________________________________ Total 100 %
a) Solé and solé (1977). Modern Spanish Syntax in Contrast, D.C. heath and Company: Lexington, MA: D.C. Heath. (Recommended) b) A grammar textbook from a lower division course. (Recommended) c) Handouts prepared by the instructor for problem-solving exercises.