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Spanish

Academic Department: World Languages and Cultures
Main Office: FA 101
Phone Ext: 7480
Program Website: www.marin.edu/departments/ModernLanguages/Spanish/index.html
Main Numbers: (415) 457-8811  /  (415) 883-2211
 
In-depth information about each program is available in the Course Catalog, including program descriptions, faculty lists, degree requirements, and course listings. The Course Catalog is available to view and print in PDF* format.
About the Program

A major reason for studying the Spanish language is the enrichment of one’s intellectual growth in the context of the rest of the world. In learning Spanish, one also learns about the culture, philosophy, and civilization of another people, thereby broadening understanding of the world. On the practical side, any field of specialization (journalism, medicine, law, business, teaching) is enhanced if one can speak another language. In California, knowledge of a modern language is now required in many jobs that deal with the public such as Civil Service, social work, nursing, and other service-oriented fields.

Career Options
Diplomatic Service, Editor, Foreign Correspondent, Foreign Service Officer, Hotel Management, Import/Export, International Business, Teacher, Tour Guide, Translator/Interpreter, Travel Agent

Transfer
Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution should complete the lower division major requirements and general education pattern for the appropriate transfer institution and major. Exact major requirements for UC and CSU institutions can be found on www.assist.org. Please see a counselor for more information as curriculum requirements may vary among transfer universities.

A.A. in Spanish
Spanish language courses serve a dual purpose, which is to acquire structural and verbal skills, which satisfy both academic and cultural needs. The program serves both transfer students and those seeking self-enrichment. Students may take classes at either campus to fulfill requirements for the major. Please note: Students may choose English 120, 120SL, or 150 to complete the Associate degree. Transfer students, however, are advised to complete English 150. All students should consult a counselor.

Department Phone: (415) 485-9480
Faculty

NameSend EmailOfficePhone
Chavez Rodriguez, Luis I lchavez5@marin.edu AC 231 7356
Di Benedetto, Luz ldibenedetto@marin.edu AC 231 7356
Koorhan, Margaret C MKoorhan@marin.edu AC 231 7356
Martinisi, Michele MMartinisi@marin.edu AC 313 7359
Ostojic-Portello, Radica rostojicportello@marin.edu AC 231 7356
Pagani, Rossana M RPagani@marin.edu LC 121 7673
Petrovsky, John JPetrovsky@marin.edu AC 231 7356
Sanko, Nadia S NSanko@marin.edu AC 324 7481
Current and Future Courses

TermSection (CRN)CourseDatesDaysTimeCampusRoomInstructor
Spring 2019 10570 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 09:10 AM-11:00 AM KTD PE 092 Martinisi, Michele
10574 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 11:10 AM-01:00 PM KTD AC 101 Ostojic-Portello, Radica
10574 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 11:10 AM-01:00 PM KTD AC 101 Pagani, Rossana
10575 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 01:10 PM-03:00 PM KTD AC 239 Ostojic-Portello, Radica
10577 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 06:10 PM-08:00 PM KTD AC 241 Koorhan, Margaret
10578 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 01/19/19-05/17/19 TuTh 01:10 PM-03:00 PM KTD AC 101 Chavez Rodriguez, Luis
10578 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 01/19/19-05/17/19 TuTh 01:10 PM-03:00 PM KTD AC 101 Pagani, Rossana
10581 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 11:10 AM-01:00 PM KTD PE 092 Martinisi, Michele
10584 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 03:45 PM-05:30 PM IVC BLDG27 233 Chavez Rodriguez, Luis
10584 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 03:45 PM-05:30 PM IVC BLDG27 233 Ostojic-Portello, Radica
11307 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 01/19/19-05/17/19 TuTh 09:10 AM-11:00 AM KTD PE 092 Martinisi, Michele
12697 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 01/19/19-05/17/19 TuTh 06:10 PM-08:00 PM KTD AC 245 Petrovsky, John
12923 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 01/19/19-05/24/19 DE Sanko, Nadia
12972 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 01/19/19-05/24/19 DE Sanko, Nadia
12776 SPAN 108A - Latin/Hispanic Culture/Film 01/19/19-05/24/19 DE Sanko, Nadia
11451 SPAN 120 - Spanish Health Care Prof I 01/19/19-05/17/19 Th 06:10 PM-09:00 PM KTD PE 092 Martinisi, Michele
10590 SPAN 203 - Intermediate Spanish III 01/19/19-05/17/19 TuTh 11:10 AM-01:00 PM KTD PE 092 Martinisi, Michele
10591 SPAN 204 - Intermediate Spanish IV 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 01:10 PM-03:00 PM KTD AC 101 Pagani, Rossana
10591 SPAN 204 - Intermediate Spanish IV 01/19/19-05/17/19 MW 01:10 PM-03:00 PM KTD AC 101 Petrovsky, John
12510 SPAN 228C - Adv Span Conv/Cult/Film 01/19/19-05/17/19 Th 06:10 PM-09:00 PM KTD AC 247 Ostojic-Portello, Radica
12510 SPAN 228C - Adv Span Conv/Cult/Film 01/19/19-05/17/19 Th 06:10 PM-09:00 PM KTD AC 247 Pagani, Rossana
Summer 2019 60125 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 06/17/19-07/27/19 MTuWTh 05:00 PM-08:00 PM KTD PE 092 Martinisi, Michele
60741 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 06/17/19-07/27/19 MTuWTh 10:00 AM-01:00 PM KTD PE 092 Martinisi, Michele
60812 SPAN 108A - Latin/Hispanic Culture/Film 06/17/19-07/27/19 DE Sanko, Nadia
60784 SPAN 203 - Intermediate Spanish III 06/17/19-07/27/19 MTuWTh 10:00 AM-01:00 PM KTD AC 101 Pagani, Rossana
60813 SPAN 228C - Adv Span Conv/Cult/Film 06/17/19-07/27/19 TuTh 06:00 PM-10:00 PM KTD AC 101 Pagani, Rossana
Fall 2019 80290 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 08/19/19-12/07/19 MW 10:40 AM-12:30 PM KTD AC 248 Ostojic-Portello, Radica
80294 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 08/19/19-12/07/19 HY Ostojic-Portello, Radica
80294 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 08/19/19-12/07/19 M 01:40 PM-03:30 PM HY AC 248 Ostojic-Portello, Radica
80298 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 08/19/19-12/07/19 MW 03:45 PM-05:30 PM IVC BLDG27 233 Di Benedetto, Luz
80300 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 08/19/19-12/07/19 TuTh 09:10 AM-11:00 AM KTD AC 237 Petrovsky, John
80302 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 08/19/19-12/07/19 TuTh 01:10 PM-03:00 PM KTD AC 237 Chavez Rodriguez, Luis
80304 SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish I 08/19/19-12/07/19 TuTh 06:10 PM-08:00 PM KTD AC 239 Chavez Rodriguez, Luis
80305 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 08/19/19-12/07/19 MW 01:40 PM-03:30 PM KTD AC 105 Pagani, Rossana
81819 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 08/19/19-12/07/19 MW 06:10 PM-08:00 PM KTD AC 237 Koorhan, Margaret
81925 SPAN 102 - Elementary Spanish II 08/19/19-12/07/19 TuTh 11:10 AM-01:00 PM KTD AC 237 Pagani, Rossana
82864 SPAN 128A - Spanish Conv/Culture Film 08/19/19-12/07/19 Th 06:10 PM-09:00 PM KTD AC 101 Pagani, Rossana
82666 SPAN 203 - Intermediate Spanish III 08/19/19-12/07/19 MW 10:40 AM-12:30 PM KTD AC 238 Pagani, Rossana
83157 SPAN 207 - Spanish Advanced/Fluent I 08/19/19-12/07/19 TuTh 01:10 PM-03:00 PM KTD AC 103 Pagani, Rossana

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