Spanish Word Formation

Please note: this is archived course information from 2022 for SPANISH 742.


An introduction to the formal study of Spanish words and the processes that generate them. Key morphological concepts explain how words may be related. The processes used to derive words and create grammatical variants will be analysed and practiced. Construction and deconstruction of words will be examined with reference to the enrichment of vocabulary.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for SPANISH 742.

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2022


Coordinator(s) Associate Professor Eduardo Piñeros


SPANISH 742: 30 points