PORT 452

Machado de Assis

Spanish and Portuguese College of Humanities

Course Description

Critical study of the works of Brazilian author Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis.

When Taught

Contact Department

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Brazilian Literary History and Machado de Assis

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate thorough understanding of Brazilian literary history, the cultural context for the work of Machado de Assis, and the reception of Machado's work.

Title

Critical Practice

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate ability to apply key terms in critical practice (e.g., practical criticism, structural analysis, hermeneutics, etc.).

Title

Advanced Research and Writing

Learning Outcome

Develop advanced skills in research techniques and academic writing.