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Spanish: Area Studies

Course Code :2081FLWVER
Study domain:Culture
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Spanish
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Christiane Stallaert

3. Course contents *

Starting from a good general knowledge of Spanish/Latin American area studies (see prerequisites), the following topics will be studied from a transdisciplinary approach: development in Latin America and Spain since the end of the Cold War; interaction between centre and periphery; international relations and transnationalism. In a first part of the course, introductory lectures will prepare the students to elaborate a presentation on one of the following sub-topics: international relations: Spain and Latin America; Spain and Africa (Sub-Saharian region; Morocco; Western Sahara;...); Latin America and the United States; Latin America and the European Union; Latin America and Asia (China; Middle East); Regionalism in Latin America; Regionalisms in Spain; Spain and Portugal.