20 Credits ACADEMIC YEAR


Pre-requisites: HSS230

HSS130, HSS131, HSS230 and HSS231 Or HSS140, HSS141, HSS270 and HSS271


Co-requisites: HSS331

Aims/Description: This course explores the evolution of Spanish from Latin to the language spoken today both in Spain and Latin America. A prior knowledge of Latin is not expected. In addition to focusing on the linguistic history of the Spanish language, the module will also address the socio-political history of Medieval and Golden Age Iberia and examine how Spanish was transported to Latin America.

Staff Contact: Paul O'Neill
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Course work

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