Spanish Civilization and Culture (In English)

Universidad de Granada

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Spanish Civilization and Culture (In English)

  • Host University

    Universidad de Granada

  • Location

    Granada, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Anthropology, European Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

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

    General Description
    This course aims to explaining and studying the basic points considered to be the basis of Spanish
    culture. Cultural aspects of different fields will be covered and interrelated, whenever possible. At
    the same time a thorough and detailed study will be undertaken of the phenomena considered
    universally to be genuinely Spanish.

    Evaluation
    · Attendance and class participation: 20%
    · Presentation in class: 30%.
    · Midterm Exam: 25%.
    · Final Exam: 25%

    Bibliography
    · Cortés, Maximiano (2003): Guía de usos y costumbres de España.
    Madrid, Edelsa.
    · Castro Barroso, Natalia (2004): Sin Fronteras. Taller de Civilización.
    Milan, La Spiga Languages.
    · Hooper, John (1995): The New Spaniards/Los Nuevos españoles.
    London, Penguin Books.
    · López Moreno, Cristina (2005): España Contemporánea. Madrid,
    Sgel.
    · Quesada Marco, Sebastián (2001): España siglo XXI. Madrid,
    Edelsa.
    · Richardson, Bill (2001): Spanish Studies. New Cork, Oxford
    University Press.