History of the Spanish Language
This course presents detailed study of the external and internal history of the language. Topics treated include a brief outline of factors involved in linguistic evolution and language formation. The main features of the phonetic evolution from Latin to Spanish are studied with emphasis on the formation of speech sounds and the factors which spearheaded the mutations. (U of W - SPAN 445)††
Senate Revision March 3, 2011: SP445 Prerequisite change; effective September 1, 2011.