DESCRIPTION: This course is designed for students who wish to continue to improve their language proficiency and study the Spanish language and its cultures. Students will practice literacy skills including listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Focus will be on developing language skills. Students will build on the skills acquired in Spanish II instruction with greater intensity and depth. Culture of the Spanish-speaking world is integrated into the curriculum through the four literacy skills. Students will be given additional opportunities to experience advanced pre-AP techniques and activities. The course will be taught primarily in Spanish.