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Shirley Nieto

Multimedia Language Leaning Center Director, Spanish Faculty
Degree
Ed.D. (in progress), University of St Thomas.
E-learning Certificate, University of St Thomas.
M.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato.
B.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato.
At St Thomas since 2009.
Office
OEC 320M
Hours
MW 10:00 - 12:00 and by appointment
Phone
(651) 962-5156
Fax
(651) 962-5266
Mail
mailbox 5027

Shirley Nieto is the Multimedia Language Center Director and Spanish Faculty at the University of St. Thomas. Her research and area of interest include Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL), Mobile Learning Technology, Application design and development, Second Language Acquisition and Pedagogy, Social and Cultural Contexts of Learning and Teaching, Study Abroad, and International Leadership.
Shirley Nieto-Flores will be leading a J-term Study abroad program in Merida, Mexico this upcoming J-term 2015. In the past, she has led similar programs in Seville, Spain in 2012, and 2014, and in Merida, MX in 2011, 2013.

Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
SPAN 111 - 01 Elementary Spanish I - T - R - - - 0800 - 0940 OEC 317
CRN: 20367 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Shirley G. Nieto Flores Pronunciation, essentials of grammatical structures, aural-oral practice, writing, reading of simple Spanish prose, introduction to the culture of the Spanish-speaking world.

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SPAN 111 - 02 Elementary Spanish I - T - R - - - 0955 - 1135 OEC 317
CRN: 20368 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Shirley G. Nieto Flores Pronunciation, essentials of grammatical structures, aural-oral practice, writing, reading of simple Spanish prose, introduction to the culture of the Spanish-speaking world.

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Summer 2015 Courses

Summer 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
SPAN 112 - 01 Elementary Spanish II M T W R - - - 1300 - 1500 OEC 319
CRN: 30022 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Shirley G. Nieto Flores Continuation of SPAN 111. Emphasis on grammatical structure, aural-oral practice, writing, reading. Continuation of Hispanic culture. Prerequisite: SPAN 111 or its equivalent

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Fall 2015 Courses

Fall 2015 Courses
Course - Section Title Days Time Location
SPAN 305 - 01 Span Oral Expression & Culture - T - R - - - 1525 - 1700 OEC 305
CRN: 40927 4 Credit Hours Instructor: Shirley G. Nieto Flores The aim of this course is to develop aural and oral skills through the analysis and interpretation of representative cultural expressions of the Spanish-speaking world. This course is intended to stimulate creative, critical thinking in Spanish through activities that require students to argue, persuade, analyze, and interpret other points of view. Oral skills will be assessed. Prerequisite: Successful completion of SPAN 300 or its equivalent with a C- or better. May be taken simultaneously with SPAN 301 or 315

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