Special Topics in Spanish American Literature

Special Topics in Spanish American Literature
Specific topics in Latin American literature. Course content will vary each semester to offer optimum exposure to all areas of Latin American literature.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesSPAN 451
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department, Spring even years, Summer Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining SPAN 459R
Course Outcomes

Aesthetic Constructs, Genres, and Context

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


Write essays in Spanish, 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 Spanish 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 special topics in Spanish-American Literature.