Art in Spain: From the Mezquita in Cordoba and the Cathedral in Santiago to Gaudi, Picasso and Dali (Taught in Spanish)

Universidad de Barcelona

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Art in Spain: From the Mezquita in Cordoba and the Cathedral in Santiago to Gaudi, Picasso and Dali (Taught in Spanish)

  • Host University

    Universidad de Barcelona

  • Location

    Barcelona, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Art, Art History, Spanish Culture

  • Language Level

    Intermediate, High Intermediate, Advanced

    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    45
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Course description
    The objective of this course is to give a vision of the main artistic manifestations of the Iberian Peninsula, from its beginnings to the present time. For this, we will study the great monuments such as the Romanesque churches, the Gothic cathedrals or the modernist buildings as well as the main painters and sculptors, from El Greco, Velázquez or Murillo to Goya, Picasso or Dalí.
    Methodology
    Each session will consist of a presentation of the theme from a power point. The active participation of the students is expected. The class will be complemented with visits to the main monuments and museums of the city.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.