Courses

Fall 2013

Spanish 110 - Basic Sequence I - 7 sections - An intensive language course that teaches the basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing the language. This course also includes relevant cultural material. 

Spanish 120 - Basic Sequence II (FL) - 1 section - Continues development of the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This course also serves as a brief introduction to the study of culture and literature. 

Spanish 200 - Conversation and Composition (W2) - 3 sections - This course further develops language skills and introduces students to textual analysis and literary composition.

Spanish 310 - Survey of Spanish Literature to 1800 (LS,W2) - An overview of Spanish literature from the Cid through the poets and dramatists of the Golden Age.

Spanish 390 - Studies in Popular Hispanic Culture - A course designed to offer students an opportunity to study a current topic of interest in Spanish and Spanish American literature and culture through the reading of a wide variety of literary and cultural texts. Topics vary bysemester. Topic for the fall of 2013: Love in the Modern Short Story.

Spanish 410 - The Latin American Short Story (LS, W2) - A study of the genre with particular emphasis on works of the 20th
century.

Spanish 460 - Spanish Poetry & Drama of the Generations of ’98 and ’27 (LS, W2) - A study of the poetry of the Generations of ’98 and ’27; concentration is on the poetry and drama of García Lorca. 


Spring 2014

Spanish 120 - Basic Sequence II (FL) - 8 sections - Continues development of the four basic skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing. This course also serves as a brief introduction to the study of culture and literature.

Spanish 200 - Conversation and Composition (W2) - 2 sections - This course further develops language skills and introduces students to textual analysis and literary composition.

Spanish 320 - Survey of Spanish Literature since 1800 (LS,W2) - An overview of Spanish literature from the Romantic movement of the early 19th century to contemporary works.

Spanish 330  - Survey of Latin-American Literature (LS,W2) - An overview of Spanish-language Latin-American literature from pre-Columbian times to the present.

Spanish 390 - Studies in Popular Hispanic Culture - A course designed to offer students an opportunity to study a current topic of interest in Spanish and Spanish American literature and culture through the reading of a wide variety of literary and cultural texts. Topics vary bysemester. Topic for the spring of 2014: Mexican Cinema.

Spanish 480 - New Trends (LS, W2) - A survey of new literary trends in Iberoamerican literature, with emphasis in popular genres, science fiction, and the historical novel. Attention is given to postmodernist concepts and literary production.

Spanish 490 - Special Topics - An intensive study of primary and secondary sources dealing with a specific topic or author. Topic for the spring of 2014: Echoes of the Spanish Civil War.