Courses Offered

SPANISH 348 Introduction to Translation: English to Spanish
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Basic skills necessary for professional translation. Translation of texts from English into Spanish. Summarizing texts; sight translation.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C).
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Spring 2017.
SPANISH 348G Introduction to Translation: English to Spanish
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Basic skills necessary for professional translation. Translation of texts from English into Spanish. Summarizing texts; sight translation.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C).
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Spring 2017.
SPANISH 377 Introduction to Galician Culture
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Main concepts and issues in understanding the unique culture of Galicia, in northwestern Spain, from a variety of perspectives.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C); cons instr.
General Education Requirements: HU
Last Taught: Summer 2007.
SPANISH 377G Introduction to Galician Culture
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Main concepts and issues in understanding the unique culture of Galicia, in northwestern Spain, from a variety of perspectives.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 308(P); Spanish 318(C) or 319(C); cons instr.
General Education Requirements: HU
Last Taught: Summer 2007.
SPANISH 443 Spanish Phonetics and Phonology
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Theory of Spanish sounds; phonetic transcription; practice in pronunciation. Language lab may be required.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P).
Last Taught: Spring 2015, Spring 2012.
SPANISH 443G Spanish Phonetics and Phonology
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Theory of Spanish sounds; phonetic transcription; practice in pronunciation. Language lab may be required.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P).
Last Taught: Spring 2015, Spring 2012.
SPANISH 444 Spanish Syntax and Morphology
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Comprehensive review of Spanish syntax and morphology; the meaning of words, sentences, and discourse.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P).
Last Taught: Fall 2016, Fall 2013.
SPANISH 444G Spanish Syntax and Morphology
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Comprehensive review of Spanish syntax and morphology; the meaning of words, sentences, and discourse.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P).
Last Taught: Fall 2016, Fall 2013.
SPANISH 446 Hispanic Sociolinguistics
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Critical analysis of the relationship between language and society in the Hispanic world.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P).
Last Taught: Spring 2014, Fall 2011.
SPANISH 446G Hispanic Sociolinguistics
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Critical analysis of the relationship between language and society in the Hispanic world.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P).
Last Taught: Spring 2014, Fall 2011.
SPANISH 491 Topics in Hispanic Culture:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
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.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 350(P); 3 cr from Spanish 470(P) or 472(P) or 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2018.
SPANISH 491G Topics in Hispanic Culture:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
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.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 350(P); 3 cr from Spanish 470(P) or 472(P) or 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2018.
SPANISH 497 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
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.
Prerequisites: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Summer 2019, Spring 2019.
SPANISH 497G Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
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.
Prerequisites: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
Last Taught: Summer 2019, Spring 2019.
SPANISH 506 Seminar in Spanish Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
One or more areas of Spanish peninsular literature across periods, genres, or regions.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2017.
SPANISH 506G Seminar in Spanish Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
One or more areas of Spanish peninsular literature across periods, genres, or regions.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2017.
SPANISH 507 Seminar in Spanish-American Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
One or more areas of Spanish-American literature across periods, genres, or regions.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2017, Fall 2016.
SPANISH 507G Seminar in Spanish-American Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
One or more areas of Spanish-American literature across periods, genres, or regions.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2017, Fall 2016.
SPANISH 508 Seminar in Hispanic Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
A literary subject with manifestations in more than one Hispanic literature, including Latino literature, with focus on the differences between/among them.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P); Spanish 472(P) or 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018.
SPANISH 508G Seminar in Hispanic Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
A literary subject with manifestations in more than one Hispanic literature, including Latino literature, with focus on the differences between/among them.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P); Spanish 472(P) or 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018.
SPANISH 541 History of the Spanish Language
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
External and internal history of the evolution of the Spanish language.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P); 3 cr from Spanish 443(P) or 444(P) or 446(P), or cons instr.
Last Taught: Spring 2015, Spring 2013.
SPANISH 541G History of the Spanish Language
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
External and internal history of the evolution of the Spanish language.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P); 3 cr from Spanish 443(P) or 444(P) or 446(P), or cons instr.
Last Taught: Spring 2015, Spring 2013.
SPANISH 545 Seminar in Hispanic Linguistics:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
One or more branches of linguistics, such as dialectology, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, historical linguistics, etc., in relation to the Hispanic languages.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P); 3 credits from Spanish 443(P) or 444(P) or 446(P), or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Spring 2018.
SPANISH 545G Seminar in Hispanic Linguistics:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
One or more branches of linguistics, such as dialectology, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, historical linguistics, etc., in relation to the Hispanic languages.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 341(P); 3 credits from Spanish 443(P) or 444(P) or 446(P), or cons instr.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Spring 2018.
SPANISH 570 Seminar in Spanish Golden Age Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Topics on the poetry and/or the narrative and didactic prose of the late sixteenth and the seventeenth centuries.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Fall 2015.
SPANISH 570G Seminar in Spanish Golden Age Literature:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Topics on the poetry and/or the narrative and didactic prose of the late sixteenth and the seventeenth centuries.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Fall 2015.
SPANISH 571 Seminar in Spanish-American Colonial Literature and Civilization:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Poetry, narrative, didactic prose, and dramatic literature of Spanish America up to the eighteenth century.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2011, Spring 2004.
SPANISH 571G Seminar in Spanish-American Colonial Literature and Civilization:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Poetry, narrative, didactic prose, and dramatic literature of Spanish America up to the eighteenth century.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2011, Spring 2004.
SPANISH 572 Seminar on Cervantes:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
'Don Quixote' and/or other works by Cervantes.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2017, Fall 2013.
SPANISH 572G Seminar on Cervantes:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
'Don Quixote' and/or other works by Cervantes.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2017, Fall 2013.
SPANISH 575 Seminar in 18th & 19th Century Spanish-American Literature & Civilization:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Topics on the poetry, fiction, drama and/or essay of the Spanish-American countries during the 18th and 19th centuries.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2013, Spring 2008.
SPANISH 575G Seminar in 18th & 19th Century Spanish-American Literature & Civilization:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Topics on the poetry, fiction, drama and/or essay of the Spanish-American countries during the 18th and 19th centuries.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2013, Spring 2008.
SPANISH 577 Seminar in Modern Spanish-American Literature and Civilization:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Topics on the poetry, fiction, essay, and/or drama of the Spanish American countries after 1888.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2010, Spring 2009.
SPANISH 577G Seminar in Modern Spanish-American Literature and Civilization:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Topics on the poetry, fiction, essay, and/or drama of the Spanish American countries after 1888.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 472(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2010, Spring 2009.
SPANISH 578 Seminar in Modern Spanish Literature and Civilization:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Topics on the poetry, fiction, and/or drama of twentieth- and twenty-first-century Spain.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Fall 2016.
SPANISH 578G Seminar in Modern Spanish Literature and Civilization:
3 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Topics on the poetry, fiction, and/or drama of twentieth- and twenty-first-century Spain.
Prerequisites: jr st; Spanish 470(P) & 474(P).
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Fall 2016.
SPANISH 597 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.
Prerequisites: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
SPANISH 597G Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.
Prerequisites: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
SPANISH 697 Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.
Prerequisites: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
SPANISH 697G Study Abroad:
1-12 cr. Undergraduate/Graduate.
Designed to enable students studying language abroad to receive course credit at appropriate level.
Prerequisites: jr st; acceptance in Study Abroad Prog.
Course Rules: May be retaken w/chg in topic.
SPANISH 700 Practicum in Spanish Language Teaching Methods
1 cr. Graduate.
Practical application within Spanish of methods and concepts taught in MALLT (MAFLL) 700.
Prerequisites: grad st; MALLT (MAFLL) 700(C) or cons instr.
Course Rules: Retakable to 2 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2016, Fall 2015.
SPANISH 701 Historical Linguistics
3 cr. Graduate.
Evolution of the language from Latin to medieval Spanish and from medieval to modern Spanish, including contemporary varieties.
Prerequisites: grad st; Spanish 341(R) or equiv.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2017, Spring 2015, Spring 2013.
SPANISH 702 Seminar in Hispanic Linguistics:
3 cr. Graduate.
Seminar in selected subfields of Hispanic linguistics.
Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2015, Fall 2014.
SPANISH 703 Seminar on Language and Society:
3 cr. Graduate.
Analysis and discussion of advanced issues on the interaction between language and society in the Hispanic world and/or different areas of interest.
Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Fall 2012, Fall 2011, Fall 2009.
SPANISH 705 Seminar in the Structure of the Spanish Language:
3 cr. Graduate.
Selected problems in Spanish linguistics.
Prerequisites: grad st.
Last Taught: Spring 2016, Spring 2012, Fall 2010, Spring 1999.
SPANISH 707 Introduction to Translation: Spanish to English
3 cr. Graduate.
Basic skills necessary for professional translation. Translation of texts from Spanish into English. Summarzing texts; sight translation.
Prerequisites: grad st; Spanish 308(P) or equiv.
Course Rules: Counts as a repeat of Trnsltn 707. Not open for cr to students w/grad cr in Spanish 347.
Last Taught: Fall 2009, Fall 2008, Fall 2007.
SPANISH 717 Seminar in Advanced Translation: Spanish to English
3 cr. Graduate.
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.
Prerequisites: grad st; Spanish 707(P) or grad cr in Spanish 347 (P), or writ cons Transltn coord.
Last Taught: Spring 2010.
SPANISH 720 Approaches to Hispanic Literary Theory and Criticism
3 cr. Graduate.
Literary theory and criticism from and pertinent to Hispanic literatures and cultures.Prereq: grad st
Prerequisites: Spring 2018, Spring 2016, Spring 2014, Spring 2012.
SPANISH 751 Seminar in Medieval Literature and Related Topics:
3 cr. Graduate.

Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max.
SPANISH 755 Seminar in Renaissance Literature and Related Topics:
3 cr. Graduate.

Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max.
SPANISH 757 Seminar in One or More Areas of Siglo de Oro Literature and Related Topics:
3 cr. Graduate.

Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2018, Spring 2017, Fall 2015, Fall 2013.
SPANISH 763 Seminar-Romantic Literature in Spain &/or Spanish America & Related Topics:
3 cr. Graduate.

Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2007.
SPANISH 767 Sem on Realistic Literature in Spain &/or Spanish America & Related Topics:
3 cr. Graduate.

Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2008.
SPANISH 768 Naturalism and Its Influences
3 cr. Graduate.
A study of Naturalism and its influences in Spain during the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries.
Prerequisites: grad st.
SPANISH 769 Seminar in 20th Century Literature of Spain and/or Spanish America & Related Topics:
3 cr. Graduate.

Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2015.
SPANISH 770 The Modern Spanish Novel
3 cr. Graduate.
A study of the novel in Spain since the death of Franco in 1975.
Prerequisites: grad st.
Last Taught: Fall 2017, Fall 2009.
SPANISH 771 Seminar in Early Spanish American Literature and Related Topics:
3 cr. Graduate.

Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2011, Fall 1999.
SPANISH 781 Seminar in Hispanic Literature:
3 cr. Graduate.

Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2017, Fall 2016.
SPANISH 782 Modern Spanish Women Writers
3 cr. Graduate.
A study of women writers of Spain during the 20th and 21st centuries.
Prerequisites: grad st.
Last Taught: Fall 2018, Spring 2016, Spring 2009.
SPANISH 785 Detective Fiction of Spain
3 cr. Graduate.
A study of the detective genre in the literature of Spain.
Prerequisites: grad st.
Last Taught: Spring 2013, Fall 2010.
SPANISH 790 Thesis
1-6 cr. Graduate.
Independent study and research on a master's thesis under supervision of the student's advisory committee.
Prerequisites: grad st; cons advisory committee.
Course Rules: Retakable to 6 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2019, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017.
SPANISH 791 Spanish Culture and Related Topics:
3 cr. Graduate.
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.
Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2013, Fall 2012, Fall 2008, Spring 2000.
SPANISH 793 Spanish American Culture and Related Topics:
3 cr. Graduate.
In-depth examination of the development of a Latin American culture with a focus on key aspects of that culture after independence.
Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max.
SPANISH 799 Independent Study
1-3 cr. Graduate.
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.
Prerequisites: grad st; 3.0 gpa in Spanish grad courses, writ cons instr & dept chair.
Course Rules: Retakable w/chg in topic to 3 cr max.
Last Taught: Spring 2016, Spring 2014, Fall 2013, Spring 2011.
SPANISH 888 Candidate for Degree
0 cr. Graduate.
Available for graduate students who must meet minimum credit load requirement.
Prerequisites: grad st.
Course Rules: Fee assessed for 1 cr.
Last Taught: Summer 2017, Spring 2016, Fall 2015, Spring 2015.