Oct 25, 2021  
Traditional Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 
    
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LS 4113 Readings in Spanish I

Three hours
This course is a study of the civilization, culture, and history of Spanish-speaking America, with attention to the life, customs, philosophy, art, music, and general patterns of culture of the Spanish American people. We will discuss issues concerning the three greatest pre-Columbian civilizations (Mayans, Aztecs, and Incas) and the implications of Columbus’ discovery of America for these ancient civilizations. Students will use a variety of resources, including assigned texts, television, print media, the Internet, and others. Class presentations are required. This class is taught in Spanish. Meets the Intercultural Engagement requirement of the Core Curriculum.

Prerequisite: LS 2123  
Offered fall semester (even-numbered years)