Spanish Phonetics

HISP-S425 - Prof. Willis — spring 2023

Acoustic picture of Spanish phrase
Erik W. Willis
BH 107
Days and Times
TR 11:30A-12:45P
Course Description

Prerequisite: S326 or equivalent                    

This course examines the sound system of the Spanish language. Topics include the articulatory system, the characteristics and description of Spanish sounds, the patterns of Spanish sounds, the historical development of modern Spanish from Latin, and the variation of the Spanish sound system. Attention will also be given to differences between Spanish and English sounds. This course will also provide students with the opportunity to improve their Spanish pronunciation through greater understanding of how the Spanish sound system works. Course evaluation is based on homework assignments, two exams, and a final course project.

This course carries CASE N & M Natural and Mathematical credit.

HISP-S 425      #10697     11:30A-12:45P       TR          BH 107      Prof. Erik Willis               

Note: This class meets with HISP-S 498, Reading for Honors, #13343.

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