Spanish Culture and Society

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Spanish Culture and Society

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Spanish Culture

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    Description
    This module introduces students to culture and society in contemporary Spain, and provides an introduction to the academic study of literary texts and the practice basic textual analysis.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Identify some of the key issues that shaped modern Spanish society.
    2. Comment on the impact of these issues in Spanish society.
    3. Read and reflect on a limited number of Spanish literary texts in their historical context.
    4. Analyse the language and structures of literary and political discourse in Spanish.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.