Language Through Film (SPA4223.01)

Sarah Harris
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Students in this course will continue to learn the Spanish language through an examination of films. While there will be some necessary discussion about cinematographic components, the focus of discussion will be on historical and political moments present in the films. A consideration, for instance, of national and regional identity, political violence, border crossing, intolerance, and gender identity, will drive the student-generated conversation. The course will also provide specific and explicit support for the linguistic development necessary to communicate in increasingly complex ways, in both written and oral Spanish. Conducted in Spanish. Introductory level.

Corequisite: Students must attend at least two Language Series events (Mondays, 7:00pm – 8:00pm)

Prerequisites: one term of Spanish at Bennington or permission of the instructor
Credits: 4
M, 8:10am -10:00am; W 8:10am -10:00am; Th 8:10am -10:00am
Maximum Enrollment: 20
This course is categorized as 4000, All courses, Four Credit, Monday and/or Thursday Mornings, Sarah Harris, Spanish, Wednesday Mornings, and tagged , , , , .