Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Amalia Merino



Psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, sociophonetics, second language acquisition, heritage language


SPN 611D • Second-Year Spanish

44350 • Fall 2019
Meets MWF 11:00AM-12:00PM BEN 1.104

Focus on the development of multilingual literacy through the analysis and use of Spanish to achieve linguistic competence (aspect, mood, compound tenses, passive voice), communication and interactional competence (pragmatics, cultural perspectives), and metalinguistic competence (critical analysis of oral and written texts, dialectal differences).


SPN 130D • Spanish Across Disciplines

44474 • Fall 2019
Meets F 2:00PM-3:00PM BUR 574

Students read and discuss Spanish language materials related to the subject matter of another designated course.

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