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LASP 3503
Language and Literature Seminar
Class hours: 3
Lab hours:
Semesters Available: Fall and Spring
Years Available: All
This class is 1 of two classes the make up the Advanced Language and Literature Concentration. This concentration focuses on the social, cultural, political, economic and religious issues of Latin America in the target language. Students examine how Latin Americans view their neighbors to the north and around the world through conversations, conferences and related literature. This concentration is designed to: (1) expand studentsí Spanish language skills through a seminar taught exclusively in Spanish, a practicum with a Latin American organization, and the daily use of Spanish while living with a Costa Rican host family; (2) examine Latin America through its literature, using it as a means to examine society and culture; (3) meet and interact with prominent literary figures in the region; (4) take part in work/service opportunities; and (5) attend local theatrical and film productions.

No programs require this course.
No courses require this as a prerequisite or corequisite.