Bienvenidos! Welcome! The purpose of this course is to enable students whose heritage language is Spanish to develop, maintain, and enhance proficiency in their home language by reinforcing and acquiring skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing, including the fundamentals of Spanish grammar. Course content reflects the cultural values of Spanish language and societies. The course enables students to gain a better understanding of the nature of their heritage language. Students also increase their awareness and appreciation of Hispanic cultures. Spanish is used exclusively in the course.