Survey of Literature of Portugal
Formulate interpretations of literary texts that take into account their socio-historical and aesthetic contexts.
Differentiate among contexts
Define and differentiate among periods, representative authors, schools, movements, ideological trends, and the historical contexts of Portuguese literature.
Write interpretive/research papers
Write cogent, persuasive, and grammatically correct interpretive essays that demonstrate competence in library research skills and the appropiate use of secondary sources.