Spanish (SPAN)Arts and Sciences

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SPAN 1103

Is race socially constructed or a biological fact? Where is "nature" and what is our relationship with it? In this course, we analyze the interplay of race, nature, and geography in Latin America from ... view course details

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

SPAN 1120

While building language proficiency and accuracy through communicative activities, the course encourages students to actively interact with one another. The instructor facilitates communication and provides ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  7030SPAN 1120  LEC 001

  • Prerequisite: LSP 37-44 or SAT II 370-450. Meets 5 times a week:4 class sessions and 1 lecture. Students may not receive credit for SPAN 1120 and SPAN 1220. Students who have taken SPAN 1210 may enroll.

  •  7031SPAN 1120  DIS 201

    • TWRFUris Hall 312
    • Linarejos Jimenez, A

  •  7032SPAN 1120  DIS 202

  •  7205SPAN 1120  DIS 203

SPAN 1210

While building language proficiency and accuracy through communicative activities, the course encourages students to actively interact with one another. The instructor facilitates communication and provides ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6513SPAN 1210  LEC 001

  • Course is intended for students with no experience in Spanish; students who have previously studied two or more years of Spanish may not attend unless they have LPS lower than 37 or SATII lower than 370.

  •  6773SPAN 1210  LEC 002

  • Course is intended for students with no experience in Spanish; students who have previously studied two or more years of Spanish may not attend unless they have LPS lower than 37 or SATII lower than 370.

  •  6514SPAN 1210  DIS 201

  •  6515SPAN 1210  DIS 202

  •  6516SPAN 1210  DIS 203

  •  6517SPAN 1210  DIS 204

  •  6518SPAN 1210  DIS 205

  •  7027SPAN 1210  DIS 206

  •  7028SPAN 1210  DIS 207

  •  7029SPAN 1210  DIS 208

SPAN 1230

The goal of this low-intermediate course is to achieve a higher level of comprehension as well as to advance oral and written expression in a cultural context. Classes are in Spanish and the language is ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6519SPAN 1230  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6520SPAN 1230  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6521SPAN 1230  SEM 103

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6522SPAN 1230  SEM 104

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6523SPAN 1230  SEM 105

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6524SPAN 1230  SEM 106

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6525SPAN 1230  SEM 107

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6526SPAN 1230  SEM 108

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8716SPAN 1230  SEM 109

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16502SPAN 1230  SEM 110

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16503SPAN 1230  SEM 111

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1120 or 1220, or LPS 45-55, or SATII 460-580.

SPAN 1301

From Simón Bolivar to Che Guevara, Latin America certainly has seen its share of radicals.  Worshipped by some and reviled by others, these are figures who individually or collectively revamped what politics, ... view course details

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  •   FWS Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

SPAN 1501

This innovative course focuses on oral communication in Spanish and addresses the needs of Engineering students, in particular those who might use Spanish abroad.  Emphasis is placed on developing speaking ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  • 18438SPAN 1501  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Broner Szychowski, M

  • This course is only open to students who have taken or are currently taking CEE 4560.

SPAN 2000

Designed to expand bilingual Heritage students' knowledge of Spanish by providing them with ample opportunities to develop and improve each of the basic language skills, with a particular focus on writing ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LSP 2020

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9789SPAN 2000  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: LPS 56 or higher, SAT II 590 or higher, CASE placement, or permission of instructor. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2070 or 2090.

SPAN 2070

Provides a conversational grammar review, with dialogues, debates, compositions, and authentic readings on health-related themes. Special attention is given to relevant cultural differences and how cultural ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6527SPAN 2070  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SATII 590-680, Spanish language AP 4, CASE Q, or permission of instructor.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6528SPAN 2070  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SATII 590-680, Spanish language AP 4, CASE Q, or permission of instructor.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8190SPAN 2070  SEM 103

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SATII 590-680, Spanish language AP 4, CASE Q, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 2090

This intermediate course develops accurate and idiomatic oral and written expression in a cultural context. Students achieve a higher level of syntactical and lexical competence through reading and discussing ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8718SPAN 2090  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6529SPAN 2090  SEM 102

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6530SPAN 2090  SEM 103

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6531SPAN 2090  SEM 104

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6533SPAN 2090  SEM 106

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6534SPAN 2090  SEM 107

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6535SPAN 2090  SEM 108

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6536SPAN 2090  SEM 109

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6537SPAN 2090  SEM 110

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6538SPAN 2090  SEM 111

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  6539SPAN 2090  SEM 112

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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Syllabi: none
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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16510SPAN 2090  SEM 113

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16511SPAN 2090  SEM 114

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 1230, LPS 56-64, or SAT II 590-680, or Spanish language AP 4, or CASE Q. Not open to students who have taken Spanish 2000 or 2070.

SPAN 2091

This one-credit course is focused on oral communication in Spanish; to take this course students must be concurrently enrolled in SPAN 2090.  Because the course is designed especially to encourage students ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit GradeNoAud

  •  9613SPAN 2091  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Mursi, E

  • Must be concurrently enrolled in SPAN 2090.

SPAN 2095

This advanced-intermediate course is designed to prepare students for study abroad, entry into the major, and advanced-level courses. Students study stylistics, analyze and discuss texts, view films, and ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9346SPAN 2095  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070, SPAN 2090, or CASE Q+.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9347SPAN 2095  SEM 102

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070, SPAN 2090, or CASE Q+.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9348SPAN 2095  SEM 103

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070, SPAN 2090, or CASE Q+.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9349SPAN 2095  SEM 104

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070, SPAN 2090, or CASE Q+.

SPAN 2140

Introductory survey of modern Spanish literature. Students develop their analytical skills and learn basic literary concepts such as genre (drama, lyric, short story, and novel) and style (romanticism, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6540SPAN 2140  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 2070 or 2090, or CASE Q+, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 2150

Readings and discussion of representative texts of the 19th and 20th centuries from various regions of Latin America. Among the authors considered are Sarmiento, Hernández, Martí, Darío, Agustini, Cortázar, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LATA 2150

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6566SPAN 2150  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 2070 or 2090, or CASE Q+, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 2170

This course explores major texts and themes of the Hispanic tradition from the 11th to the 17th centuries. We will examine general questions on literary analysis and the relationship between literature ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: LATA 2170MEDVL 2170

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6568SPAN 2170  SEM 101

  • Prerequisite: Spanish 2070 or 2090, or CASE Q+, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 2180

This course, which is required for the major, is designed to help the learner develop increased accuracy and sophistication in writing in Spanish for academic purposes and continued oral practice in Spanish. ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9358SPAN 2180  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2095 or CASE Q++ or equivalent.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9359SPAN 2180  SEM 102

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2095 or CASE Q++ or equivalent.

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  9360SPAN 2180  SEM 103

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2095 or CASE Q++ or equivalent.

SPAN 2230

An introduction to Spain's history, plural cultures, and present-day society. Through a series of key literary works, films, and other visual representations we will explore such topics as the place of ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6541SPAN 2230  SEM 101

  • This course is conducted in English.

SPAN 2235

This course offers a broad introduction to Iberian cultures from the Middle Ages to the present.  Focusing on three main themes-space, culture, and everyday life-our main objective throughout the term ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9615SPAN 2235  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070 or SPAN 2090 or CASE Q+ or permission of instructor.

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18395SPAN 2235  SEM 102

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2070 or SPAN 2090 or CASE Q+ or permission of instructor.

SPAN 3020

Spanish-language discussion section supplementing the course materials during the lecture section including conversation in Spanish and discussion of course lecture in Spanish. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Comparative Politics of Latin America

  • 18510SPAN 3020  SEM 101

    • TBA
    • Velasquez, S

  • Students must be concurrently enrolled into GOVT 3293

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • Topic: Modern Mexico: A Global History

  • 18511SPAN 3020  SEM 102

  • Student must be concurrently enrolled into HIST 3060

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  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 18615SPAN 3020  SEM 103

    • TBA
    • Valdez Tappata, M

SPAN 3170

Focuses on the practice of narrative writing in Spanish. Explores what makes a novel and a short story work, paying close attention to narrative structure, plot, beginnings/endings, character development, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16527SPAN 3170  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2140, 2150, 2170, or 2095, or CASE Q++, or permission of instructor.

SPAN 3800

As globalization draws the Americas ever closer together, reshaping our sense of a common and uncommon American culture, what claims might be made for a distinctive, diverse poetry and poetics of the America? ... view course details

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  • 16074SPAN 3800  SEM 101

SPAN 3910

An introductory film theory/film studies course designed to give undergraduates a basic understanding of major film concepts while focusing on one of Spain's major directors, Pedro Almodovar.  The course ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16531SPAN 3910  SEM 101

  • Prerequisites: SPAN 2095 or CASE Q++ or permission of instructor.

SPAN 4060

This course explores how the vocabulary (words like price and credit), structure (such as one of loss and gain), and tropes of medieval (and early modern) Spanish fiction speak to the emergence of different ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: SPAN 6060

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16534SPAN 4060  SEM 101

  • This course can be taught in either English of Spanish, to be decided by the students.

SPAN 4190

Guided independent study of special topics. For undergraduates interested in special problems not covered in courses. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6629SPAN 4190  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Bosteels, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6703SPAN 4190  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Chang, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6704SPAN 4190  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Garces, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8419SPAN 4190  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Keller, P

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16542SPAN 4190  IND 605

    • TBA
    • McDaniel, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16543SPAN 4190  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Paz-Soldan, E

    • TBA
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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16544SPAN 4190  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Pinet, S

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18625SPAN 4190  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Rodriguez de Rivera, I

SPAN 4290

Consult director of undergraduate studies for more information. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Multi-Term

  •  6635SPAN 4290  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Howie, C

  • Year-long course. R grade at end of fall semester and final letter grade at end of spring semester. Open to juniors and seniors.

SPAN 4310

The novella,a short fiction whose name alludes to both "novelty" and "news," attained such perfection in the hands of Cervantes that he was called by one of his contemporaries "the Spanish Boccaccio."  ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16991SPAN 4310  SEM 101

  • This is the mandatory senior seminar for Spanish majors. Prerequisites: SPAN 2095 and one (1) of the following courses: SPAN 2140, 2150, or 2170

SPAN 4539

This course examines the culture and society of al-Andalus (Islamic Spain) from 711, when Islam arrived in Iberia, until 1492 and the demise of Nasrid Granada. Through extensive discussion and analysis ... view course details

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  • 16011SPAN 4539  SEM 101

SPAN 4630

This course explores the traumatic relationship between modernity and tradition in the Andean countries. The focus will be on cultural and literary projects in different periods: 1890's, 1920's, 1960's, ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16550SPAN 4630  SEM 101

  • Conducted in Spanish.

SPAN 6060

This course explores how the vocabulary (words like price and credit), structure (such as one of loss and gain), and tropes of medieval (and early modern) Spanish fiction speak to the emergence of different ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: SPAN 4060

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16535SPAN 6060  SEM 101

  • This course can be taught in either English or Spanish, to be decided by the students.

SPAN 6220

The course will discuss the phenomenon of play and its implications in politics, art, and economics. What is the meaning and role of play in contemporary society? Is there an essential relationship between ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: PORT 6220ROMS 6225

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16552SPAN 6220  LEC 001

SPAN 6390

Guided independent study of specific topics. For graduate students interested in special problems not covered in courses. view course details

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6630SPAN 6390  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Bosteels, B

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6631SPAN 6390  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Chang, J

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6632SPAN 6390  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Garces, M

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  8420SPAN 6390  IND 604

    • TBA
    • Keller, P

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 10118SPAN 6390  IND 605

    • TBA
    • McDaniel, S

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16562SPAN 6390  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Paz-Soldan, E

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  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16563SPAN 6390  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Pinet, S

SPAN 6539

This course examines the culture and society of al-Andalus (Islamic Spain) from 711, when Islam arrived in Iberia, until 1492 and the demise of Nasrid Granada. Through extensive discussion and analysis ... view course details

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  • 16018SPAN 6539  SEM 101