Portuguese Culture 2

Course Code :1071FLWTTA
Study domain:Culture
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:52
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Portuguese
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Gert Vercauteren
Ana Maria Teixeira Da Silva

3. Course contents *

This course offers an introduction to the historical, social and politic structures of Portugal, Brazil and the other Portuguese-speaking countries. We begin with the Portuguese discoveries, continue with the colonisation period and end with process of independence and current affairs. Students will also be expected to read a novel and discuss it in class.