This course aim to increase students’ knowledge and skills in Spanish acquired in the previous levels, as well as to enable them to apply communication and learning strategies in the target language. Upon successful completion of this course, students will attain the lower intermediate level of competency within the Common European Framework of Reference for languages (CEFR) of Spanish Language (A2.1) in the four language skills: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Students will further develop their knowledge of Spanish and Latin American Cultures and continue to develop “intercultural literacy” at a higher level.