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

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

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

    Description
    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.

    Assessment
    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.

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.