Spanish Culture and Civilization

Universitat Politècnica de València

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Spanish Culture and Civilization

  • Host University

    Universitat Politècnica de València

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Spanish Culture

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

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

    This is a general civilization course, spanning the study of the first settlers of the Iberian peninsula to the present day. We will discuss the most important geographic, historical, social, economic, and artistic aspects of Spain, as well as of the most outstanding individuals in each area.

    4 exams- 50%
    2 research papers- 20%
    2 presentations- 10%
    homework assignments- 10%
    participation- 10%

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Some courses may require additional fees.

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.