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Spanish 401: Current Events and Multimedia on Spain: Welcome

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Word of the Day

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holá! 

Bonjour! 

您好! 

Welcome! 欢迎!

See you again!

再见!Zaijian!

 

Course Description

This spring we will focus our cultural study on Spain. We will study some of the historical facts that shaped the changes of this nation in the past fifty years, starting with the Franco regime. Through news, modern literary texts and films, we will analyze and debate some of the issues facing Spain today. 

World News

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PressDisplay provides a global perspective on the world's events with an instant access

- to 5,000 newspapers

- from 100 countries 

- in 60 languages

World News en Espanol 

CNN News en Espanol

BBC MUNDO in Spanish

El Pais

Brushing Up Your Presentation Skills

Debates and debating. 

Oral communication.

Public speaking

Persuasion (Rhetoric)

How to Use Power Point

Ten Secrets For Using PowerPoint Effectively

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