Units of Study

SPAN3671 - The Stories of Spain: Texts and Contexts

Semester 2, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Anne Walsh

Description

This unit, open to specialists and non-specialists, looks specifically at the types of stories being told in Contemporary Spain and investigates why they are of interest now. It also looks at the developmental nature of narrative. A selection of filmic and literary texts will be studied from different eras though the main focus will be on late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. The texts will be supported with outside readings to make the stories told relevant to a present-day student.

Assessments

1x3000wd essay (50%), 1x in-class presentation (equivalent to 1500wd) (25%), 1x in-class written analysis (equivalent to 1500wd) (25%)

Classes

1x1-hr lecture/week, 1x1-hr tutorial/week

Prerequisites

12 credit points at Junior level from Table A of the Table of Units of Study

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