Courses Offered

SPANISH 348 - Introduction to Translation: English to Spanish (3 units; U/G)
Basic skills necessary for professional translation. Translation of texts from English into Spanish. Summarizing texts; sight translation. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C).
SPANISH 377 - Introduction to Galician Culture (3 units; U/G)
Main concepts and issues in understanding the unique culture of Galicia, in northwestern Spain, from a variety of perspectives. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C); cons instr.
SPANISH 443 - Spanish Phonetics and Phonology (3 units; U/G)
Theory of Spanish sounds; phonetic transcription; practice in pronunciation. Language lab may be required. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 341(P).
SPANISH 444 - Spanish Syntax and Morphology (3 units; U/G)
Comprehensive review of Spanish syntax and morphology; the meaning of words, sentences, and discourse. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 341(P).
SPANISH 446 - Hispanic Sociolinguistics (3 units; U/G)
Critical analysis of the relationship between language and society in the Hispanic world. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 341(P).
SPANISH 491 - Topics in Hispanic Culture: (3 units; U/G)
The culture of a group of Hispanic people from a particular social and/or historical perspective, with a focus on one or more manifestations of that culture. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 350(P); 3 cr from Spanish 470(P) or 472(P) or 474(P).
SPANISH 497 - Study Abroad: (1-12 units; U/G)
Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, contact, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
SPANISH 506 - Seminar in Spanish Literature: (3 units; U/G)
One or more areas of Spanish peninsular literature across periods, genres, or regions. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
SPANISH 507 - Seminar in Spanish-American Literature: (3 units; U/G)
One or more areas of Spanish-American literature across periods, genres, or regions. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
SPANISH 508 - Seminar in Hispanic Literature: (3 units; U/G)
A literary subject with manifestations in more than one Hispanic literature, including Latino literature, with focus on the differences between/among them. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P); Spanish 472(P) or 474(P).
SPANISH 541 - History of the Spanish Language (3 units; U/G)
External and internal history of the evolution of the Spanish language. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 341(P); 3 cr from Spanish 443(P) or 444(P) or 446(P), or cons instr.
SPANISH 545 - Seminar in Hispanic Linguistics: (3 units; U/G)
One or more branches of linguistics, such as dialectology, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, historical linguistics, etc., in relation to the Hispanic languages. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 341(P); 3 credits from Spanish 443(P) or 444(P) or 446(P), or cons instr.
SPANISH 570 - Seminar in Spanish Golden Age Literature: (3 units; U/G)
Topics on the poetry and/or the narrative and didactic prose of the late sixteenth and the seventeenth centuries. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
SPANISH 571 - Seminar in Spanish-American Colonial Literature and Civilization: (3 units; U/G)
Poetry, narrative, didactic prose, and dramatic literature of Spanish America up to the eighteenth century. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
SPANISH 572 - Seminar on Cervantes: (3 units; U/G)
'Don Quixote' and/or other works by Cervantes. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
SPANISH 575 - Seminar in 18th & 19th Century Spanish-American Literature & Civilization: (3 units; U/G)
Topics on the poetry, fiction, drama and/or essay of the Spanish-American countries during the 18th and 19th centuries. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
SPANISH 577 - Seminar in Modern Spanish-American Literature and Civilization: (3 units; U/G)
Topics on the poetry, fiction, essay, and/or drama of the Spanish American countries after 1888. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
SPANISH 578 - Seminar in Modern Spanish Literature and Civilization: (3 units; U/G)
Topics on the poetry, fiction, and/or drama of twentieth- and twenty-first-century Spain. May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
SPANISH 597 - Study Abroad: (1-12 units; U/G)
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
SPANISH 697 - Study Abroad: (1-12 units; U/G)
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level. May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
SPANISH 700 - Practicum in Spanish Language Teaching Methods (1 units; G)
Practical application within Spanish of methods and concepts taught in MALLT (MAFLL) 700. Retakable to 2 cr max. Prereq: grad st; MALLT (MAFLL) 700(C) or cons instr.
SPANISH 701 - Historical Linguistics (3 units; G)
Evolution of the language from Latin to medieval Spanish and from medieval to modern Spanish, including contemporary varieties. Prereq: grad st; Spanish 341(R) or equiv.
SPANISH 702 - Seminar in Hispanic Linguistics: (3 units; G)
Seminar in selected subfields of Hispanic linguistics. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 703 - Seminar on Language and Society: (3 units; G)
Analysis and discussion of advanced issues on the interaction between language and society in the Hispanic world and/or different areas of interest. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 705 - Seminar in the Structure of the Spanish Language: (3 units; G)
Selected problems in Spanish linguistics. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 707 - Introduction to Translation: Spanish to English (3 units; G)
Basic skills necessary for professional translation. Translation of texts from Spanish into English. Summarzing texts; sight translation. Counts as a repeat of Trnsltn 707. Not open for cr to students w/grad cr in Spanish 347. Prereq: grad st; Spanish 308(P) or equiv.
SPANISH 717 - Seminar in Advanced Translation: Spanish to English (3 units; G)
Comparative study of Spanish and English syntax; advanced translation (Spanish to English) of texts from the humanities, social and political sciences, technical writing, advertising. Counts as repeat of Trnsltn 717. Not open to students w/grad cr in Spanish 447. Prereq: grad st; Spanish 707(P) or grad cr in Spanish 347 (P), or writ cons Transltn coord.
SPANISH 720 - Approaches to Hispanic Literary Theory and Criticism (3 units; G)
Literary theory and criticism from and pertinent to Hispanic literatures and cultures.Prereq: grad st
SPANISH 751 - Seminar in Medieval Literature and Related Topics: (3 units; G)
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 755 - Seminar in Renaissance Literature and Related Topics: (3 units; G)
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 757 - Seminar in One or More Areas of Siglo de Oro Literature and Related Topics: (3 units; G)
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 763 - Seminar-Romantic Literature in Spain &/or Spanish America & Related Topics: (3 units; G)
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 767 - Sem on Realistic Literature in Spain &/or Spanish America & Related Topics: (3 units; G)
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 768 - Naturalism and Its Influences (3 units; G)
A study of Naturalism and its influences in Spain during the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 769 - Seminar in 20th Century Literature of Spain and/or Spanish America & Related Topics: (3 units; G)
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 770 - The Modern Spanish Novel (3 units; G)
A study of the novel in Spain since the death of Franco in 1975. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 771 - Seminar in Early Spanish American Literature and Related Topics: (3 units; G)
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 781 - Seminar in Hispanic Literature: (3 units; G)
Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 782 - Modern Spanish Women Writers (3 units; G)
A study of women writers of Spain during the 20th and 21st centuries. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 785 - Detective Fiction of Spain (3 units; G)
A study of the detective genre in the literature of Spain. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 790 - Thesis (1-6 units; G)
Independent study and research on a master's thesis under supervision of the student's advisory committee. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: grad st; cons advisory committee.
SPANISH 791 - Spanish Culture and Related Topics: (3 units; G)
An in-depth examination of the culture of Spain with special attention paid to the history of the country and to the formation of a Spanish identity. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 793 - Spanish American Culture and Related Topics: (3 units; G)
In-depth examination of the development of a Latin American culture with a focus on key aspects of that culture after independence. Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: grad st.
SPANISH 799 - Independent Study (1-3 units; G)
Individual program of supervised study in the student's area of emphasis or interest, different from content of course offerings, supervised by a graduate faculty. Topics selected in agreement with and the approval of supervising professor. Retakable w/chg in topic to 3 cr max. Prereq: grad st; 3.0 gpa in Spanish grad courses, writ cons instr & dept chair.
SPANISH 888 - Candidate for Degree (0 units; G)
Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement. Fee assessed for 1 cr. Prereq: grad st.