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SPANISH:  GRADUATE COURSES


 

SPW 5135: Colonial Spanish American Literature
AS WLE PR: SPW 4131. 3 SEM HRS.
Introduction to Colonial Spanish American Literature from the discovery through the Romantic period.

SPW 5339 Golden Age Drama
AS WLE PR: SPW 4100. 3 SEM HRS.
Lope de Vega, Alarcon, Tirso, Calderon, and others.

SPW 5375 Latin American Short Story
AS WLE. 3 SEM HRS.
The course examines the state of the Spanish-American short story in the 20th Century through reading, analysis, and discussion of primary and secondary texts.

SPW 5387 Spanish American Prose
AS WLE PR: SPW 4131. 3 SEM HRS.
Emphasis on the gaucho theme and contemporary prose fiction.

SPW 5405 Medieval Literature
AS WLE PR: SPW 4100 or equivalent. 3 SEM HRS.
Course gives an in-depth study of principal works and authors of the period such as the Poema de Mio Cid, Libro de Buen Amor, and La Celestina.

SPW 5465 19th-century Literature
AS WLE PR: SPW 4101. 3 SEM HRS.
An appreciation of the romantic and realist periods in Spanish literature.

SPN 5525 Modern Spanish American Civilization
AS WLE PR: SPN 3520 or equivalent. 3 SEM HRS.
Advanced readings and discussions dealing with Spanish American civilization and culture, including a study of social, artistic and political trends. Text and discussion in Spanish.

SPN 5567 Modern Spanish Civilization
AS WLE PR: SPN 3500 or equivalent. 3 SEM HRS.
Advanced readings and discussions dealing with contemporary Spanish civilization and culture, including a study of recent social, artistic and political trends. Texts and discussions in Spanish.

SPW 5597 Latin American Culture in Fantastic Literature and Film
AS WLE. 3 SEM HRS.
A panoramic view of Spanish-American fantastic and science fiction literature and film in order to analyze their relationship to historical, philosophical, and cultural trends from the end of the 19th Century to the beginning of the 21st Century.

SPW 5605 Cervantes
AS WLE. 3 SEM HRS.
Cervantes' masterpiece Don Quijote de la Mancha.

SPW 5725 Generation of 1898
AS WLE PR: SPW 4101. 3 SEM HRS.
The major figures of the period and their main followers.

SPW 5934 Selected Topics 
AS WLE PR: Graduate standing. 3 SEM HRS.
Study of an author, movement, or theme.

SPW 6427 Golden Age Novel
AS WLE. 3 SEM HRS.
Realistic prose-fiction of the Renaissance and Golden Age.

SPW 6485 Post Civil War Literature
AS WLE PR: SPW 4101. 3 SEM HRS.
The drama and novel since 1936.

SPW 6775 Caribbean Literature
AS WLE. 3 SEM HRS.
Emphasis on contemporary Cuban and Puerto Rican literature.

SPW 6806 Introduction to Hispanic Graduate Studies
AS WLE. 3 SEM HRS.
Introduce students to speaking, reading, and writing at the graduate level and provide an overview of the MA in Spanish at USF.

SPN 6845 History of the Spanish Language
AS WLE. 3 SEM HRS.
Traces the development of Spanish from its Latin origins to the present.

SPN 6846 Spanish Paleography and Textual Criticism
AS WLE. PR: SPN 6845. 3 SEM HRS.
Analysis of Spanish historical documents, paleography, and textual criticism.

SPW 6910 Directed Research 
AS WLE PR: Graduate Standing. 1-19 SEM HRS.

SPW 6971 Thesis: Master's 
AS WLE PR: CC. S/U. 2-19 SEM HRS. 

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