Spanish for the Legal Professions (First Semester)
*Only available to students in the Spanish Minor for the Professions
This is a sixth-semester course, designed to further language study within the field of law. The materials integrate terminology, scenarios, and cultural aspects within the context of the legal profession. Students will learn basic legal terminology and improve cultural awareness and cultural fluency, particularly as these relate to legal professions. Students will improve higher-order thinking skills and Spanish writing and speaking skills through a variety of assignments, including reading exercises, compositions, in-class presentations and dialogues, translations, listening comprehension activities and videos of native speakers.