Catalog 2021-2022

SPA 121 Spanish for Criminal Justice

A basic introduction to Spanish for students who are interested in working in criminal justice and/or law enforcement. Emphasis on speaking and listening skills through the use of specialized vocabulary, simulations, paired activities, and interaction with native speakers. Cultural issues particular to the Spanish-speaking community will also be addressed.




SPA 101 or equivalent skills. Not open to native speakers of Spanish or Portuguese. Students who have successfully completed 2 or more years of Spanish in secondary school within the previous 8 years may not enroll in in this course for credit. Not open to students who have previously enrolled in any SPA courses above 102.


(HFA) (IG)


Varies when offered.