2012-13 Catalog

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Offering Description

Spanish for Environmental Studies


Summer 2013 quarter

Erik Thuesen biology, marine science , Evelia Romano
Fields of Study
environmental studies and language studies
Preparatory for studies or careers in
environmental studies, Latin American studies
One year of Spanish language studies or equivalent Spanish language skills.
This program is designed for students who want to study environmental issues through Spanish and vice versa . Spanish vocabulary and grammar will be learned through content related to the field of environmental studies, and skills will be honed through activities carried out in Spanish specially designed to understand, analyze, and integrate environmental studies content. Workshops, lectures, and group activities will be conducted mostly in Spanish. Field activities such as biodiversity measurements, water analyses, etc., will be also conducted in Spanish—training students in both Spanish and environmental sciences. A three-day field trip is planned to serve as an immersion experience for improving Spanish and practicing hands-on environmental work.
Advertised Schedule
10a-5p Tue, 10a-noon Wed, 10a-5p Thu, 10a-noon Fri (Jul. 30 - Aug. 30)
Online Learning
No Required Online Learning
Greener Store
Required Fees
$80 for field trip expenses
Offered During

Program Revisions

Date Revision
June 14th, 2013 This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment.