Spanish Literature

Universidad de Granada

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Spanish Literature

  • Host University

    Universidad de Granada

  • Location

    Granada, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Literature, Spanish Culture

  • Language Level

    Intermediate, High Intermediate, Advanced, High Advanced, Superior

    Hours & Credits

  • Contact Hours

    22.5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    1
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    2
  • Overview

    General Description
    The basic aim of this course is to acquaint the students with Spanish Literature, its history as well as the most outstanding authors. The study of the works of these authors will be a priority activity on this course. Complete works or sections of works will be used as considered suitable and in the other cases the most representative authors of a period or literary movement will be made known.

    Evaluation
    Class readings of the selected texts and commentaries. Short written commentaries on some works. Participation in cultural acts, such as conferences or poetry readings. Visits to places related to the works of Federico García Lorca or Francisco Ayala,
    - Active classroom participation: 50%.
    - Final exam: 50%.

    Bibliography
    RICO, F., Historía y crítica de la literatura española, I, II, III, V, VII, Barcelona, Crítica, 1980.
    ALBORG, J. L., Historía de la literatura española, I; II; Madrid, Grelos, 1970.
    BROWN, G., Historía de la literatura española. El siglo XX, Barcelona, Ariel, 1974.
    MARCO, J., Literatura hispoamericana, Madrid, Austral, 1987.