University of Mississippi

Spanish M.A. Courses

If you have questions, please get in touch with the M.A. advisor:  Dr. Diane Marting, Bondurant E-104, 662.915.7104.

529. CONTEMPORARY SPANISH. (3)

561. ADVANCED TOPICS IN CINEMA IN SPANISH. Advanced study of topics related to films made in Spanish from Spain or Spanish America. The topics may be in culture, esthetics, language use, the history of film, cinema production, or other areas. Prerequisite: Span 331, Span 321 or Span 322 or graduate standing. (3)

565. SPANISH AMERICAN WOMEN WRITERS. Poetry, drama, and narrative written by Spanish American women with particular attention to the themes, theories, and questions surrounding gender and escritura femenina. (3)

571. ADVANCED GRAMMAR & COMPOSITION. Review and analysis of more sophisticated grammatical structures of the Spanish language. Prerequisite: Span 304, 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above. (3)

572. SPANISH PHONETICS & PHONOLOGY. Introduction to the production of Spanish sounds, using linguistic analysis and articulatory practice to improve pronunciation skills. (Same as Ling 572).Prerequisite: Span 330, 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above. (3)

573. SPANISH MORPHOLOGY AND SYNTAX. Analysis of the Spanish morphemic system and its organization into syntactic structures. (Same as Ling 573). Prerequisite: Span 330, 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above. (3)

574. THE HISTORY OF SPANISH LANGUAGE. Development of the phonological and grammatical systems of Spanish from Latin to its modern dialects. (Same as Ling 574). Prerequisite: Span 572, 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above. (3)

575. TOPICS IN APPLIED SPANISH LINGUISTICS. Content varies. May be repeated once for credit. (Same as Ling 575). Prerequisite: Span 571, 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above. (3)

577. SURVEY OF SPANISH LITERATURE I. A study of the most representative writers of the Spanish Peninsula from the Epic through 1700. Prerequisite requirements for this course may also be satisfied by equivalent course work as approved by the department. Prerequisite: Span 331. (3)

578. SURVEY OF SPANISH LITERATURE II. A study of the most representative writers of the Spanish Peninsula from 1701 to the present day. Prerequisite requirements for this course may also be satisfied by equivalent course work as approved by the department. Prerequisite: Span 331. (3)

579. SURVEY OF SPANISH AMERICAN LITERATURE I. A survey of the canonical texts and movements of Spanish American literature from colonial times to modernism. Prerequisite requirements for this course may also be satisfied by equivalent course work as approved by the department. Prerequisite: Span 331. (3)

580. SURVEY OF SPANISH AMERICAN LITERATURE II. A survey of the canonical texts and movements of Spanish American literature and culture from modernismo through the end of the 20th century. Prerequisite requirements for this course may also be satisfied by equivalent course work as approved by the department. Prerequisite: Span 331. (3)

582. CERVANTES. Study of Cervantes’ major works, including “Don Quixote” and “Novelas ejemplares” in light of modern theoretical approaches. Prerequisite: Span 577, 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above. (3)

583. GOLDEN AGE LITERATURE. Major Spanish writers of the 16th and 17th centuries. Prerequisite: Span 577, 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above. (3)

585. EIGHTEENTH AND 19TH CENTURY SPAN. LIT. Study of the works of representative authors of the most important literary currents of 18th and 19th century Spain. Prerequisite: Span 577, 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above. (3)

586. MODERN SPANISH LITERATURE. Study of literary works from the Generation of ’98 to the present in Spain. Prerequisite: Span 578, 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above. (3)

587. SPANISH AMERICAN SHORT STORY. Development of the short story as a literary genre in Spanish America, with emphasis on recent trends. Prerequisite: 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above, Span 579 or Span 580. (3)

588. SPANISH AMERICAN POETRY. Analysis of texts representative of major poetic movements in Spanish America. Prerequisite: 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above, Span 579 or Span 580. (3)

589. SPANISH AMERICAN NOVEL. Study of selected novels of major Spanish American writers. Prerequisite: 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above, Span 579 or Span 580. (3)

593. TOPICS IN CULTURAL STUDIES. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: 9 hours of Span courses at the 300 level or above, Span 321 or Span 322. (3)

598. ADVANCED SPANISH STUDY ABROAD. (1-12)

599. SPECIAL TOPICS. Content varies; may be repeated once for credit. (3)

631. SEMINAR, HISPANIC STUDIES I. Content varies. May be repeated for credit. (3)

632. SEMINAR, HISPANIC STUDIES II. Content varies. May be repeated for credit. (3)

671. RESEARCH METHODS. Introduction to current research and analysis of language and literature and MLL graduate students. (3)

672. RESEARCH & PRACTICE IN CLSRM SEC. LANG. The goal of this course is to give an overview of second language acquisition, the theoretical underpinnings of teaching and learning and the practical considerations of classroom work. (3)

673. SEMINAR. (Same as TESL 673). (3)

697. THESIS. No grade. (1-12)