SPAN 345

Cultures of Spain

Spanish and Portuguese College of Humanities

Course Description

Culture, history, art, music, and traditions of Spain.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Grade Rule

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

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Describe geographic regions

Learning Outcome

Describe the principal geographic regions, that might include topological features, important cities, and local traditions, customs, and languages.

Title

Analyze historical periods and current events

Learning Outcome

Describe and analyze historical periods and current events (e.g., political, social, artistic, and religious developments).

Title

Describe cultural products, institutions, and practices

Learning Outcome

Recognize and describe important cultural products (e.g., art, literature, architecture, and music, including important works and individuals), cultural institutions, and cultural practices.

Title

Discuss influence of own culture

Learning Outcome

By comparison, recognize and discuss the influence of their own cultural background on their attitudes, beliefs, and worldview.

Title

Conduct research

Learning Outcome

Engage in research that demonstrate an advanced awareness of cultural and historical knowledge.