College of DuPage

Spanish 1101 Online, Elementary Spanish I

Welcome to Spanish 1101 Online, Elementary Spanish I. This course develops the ability to speak, understand, read, and write Spanish in a cultural and communicative context. Spanish 1101 Online is for the beginning student with no prior experience in the language. This is a four-credit hour course that may not be repeated for credit. Spanish 1101 Online never meets in the classroom; all coursework and assessments are completed online.

We invite you to prepare for this course by exploring the unique features of an online class through the accompanying link. The key to a successful outcome in this course is to communicate regularly with your instructor. If you have never taken an Internet course before, please visit Succeeding in Internet Courses.

Course Objectives

The development of Spanish oral and written communication skills is the main objective of this course.

Required Textbook

Author: Donley Edition: 4th ed. AVENTURAS 4e SE(LL) + SSPlus + wSAM

You may purchase your package from the College of DuPage bookstore. We will cover Lessons 1-7.

This course includes the following graded activities:

Special Requirements

Access to a computer, webcam and microphone; access code for the Vista Supersite (available as part of your book package); availability for required webcam chats. Please see the section information in MyAccess for the days/times of the chats.

Click the links below, and read about the requirements and compatibility issues.

Technical requirements for Blackboard:
http://www.cod.edu/it/blackboard/require.htm

Technical requirements for Maestro Supersite:
http://support.vhlcentral.com/
(type Technical Requirements in the search bar)