2023-2024 / LROM0100-1

History of the Spanish language


15h Th

Number of credits

 Master in modern languages and literatures : general (120 ECTS)5 crédits 
 Master in modern languages and literatures : general (60 ECTS)5 crédits 


Kristine Vanden Berghe, Ernesto Wong García

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Diachronic presentation of the making of the Spanish language (Castilian, the hispanic-american varieties and the other peninsular languages spoken in Spain). Illustration by texts.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

By the end of the course the student will be capable to explain the important stages in the evolution of the Spanish language. He will also be able to explain some issues specific to the language spoken in Spanish America.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Good knowlegde of the Spanish language.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Ex cathedra and presentations by the students.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Ex Cathedra and active participation by the students.

Recommended or required readings

Porfolio available from the first session.

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam ( open-ended questions )

Written work / report

Continuous assessment

Additional information:

Written exam in January.

Personal paperw.

Oral presentations in the classroom.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

Wednesday 12-13h.



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