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Latijns-Amerikastudies (Spaans/Portugees)

Latijns-Amerika Studies (Spaans en Portugees)
This interdisciplinary minor within the department of Latin American Studies offers the opportunity to combine language acquisition courses in Spanish or Portuguese with modules in the history, literature, culture and cinema of Spanish America and Brazil. Students can choose to follow the Spanish or Portuguese/Brazilian studies track.
Spanish America is an emerging sub-continent of 19 countries and over 500 million people. Each country has its particular history and cultural traditions, and it is a very important economic player in the world. Brazil is the largest Portuguese-speaking country in the world, with a vibrant and diverse culture, member of the BRICS and, with over 200 million people, is an emerging player on the world stage. This minor can be followed in English if students choose the Portuguese/Brazilian studies track. Please check the programme below for detailed information, including on the language of instruction.

Maximum number of participants:60
Prospectus number:5000MLASN
Class number:1303

Minor

Course EC Semester 1 Semester 2

First semester

Introduction to Latin American modern history I 5

Studenten die de track Spaans volgen nemen deel aan de onderstaande cursus:

Language acquisition Spanish I 10

Studenten die de track Portugees volgen, nemen deel aan onderstaande cursussen:

Beginners Portuguese 1 minor 5
Beginners Portuguese 2 minor 5

Second semester

Studenten die de track Spaans volgen, nemen deel aan onderstaande cursussen:

Language acquisition Spanish 2 5
Spanish: Language in culture 5

Studenten Spaans kiezen 1 uit de onderstaande 2 cursussen (5 EC):

The Construction of the Other 5
Social Policies in Latin America 5

Studenten die de track Portugees volgen, nemen deel aan onderstaande cursussen:

Intermediate Portuguese 3 minor 5
Intermediate Portuguese 4: Brazilian Language and Culture minor 5

Studenten Portugees kiezen 1 uit de onderstaande 2 cursussen (5 EC):

Global Crossings: Brazil and Cultural Dialogues in the Portuguese-Speaking World 5
Minor Brazilian Chair 2016 5

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