Special Topics in Portuguese Literature

Special Topics in Portuguese Literature
Specific topics in Portuguese (Peninsular) literature. Course content will vary each semester to offer optimum exposure to all areas of Portuguese literature.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesPORT 441
 TaughtContact Department
 ProgramsContaining PORT 449R
Course Outcomes

Aesthetic Constructs, Genres, and Context

Recognize aesthetic constructs, genre differences and similarities, ideological trends, and historical contexts.


Write essays in Portuguese, including one final research paper, that demonstrate an advanced knowledge of the use of language and literary criticism.

Literary Study Skills

Develop the habits and skills for Portuguese literary study that inspire continued learning.

Literary Analysis

Understand and properly apply the tools of literary analysis, as well as critical and philosophical concepts which may apply to Portuguese Literature special topics.