SPANISH 426 - Film Genres in the Hispanic World
Fall 2021, Section 002 - The Latin American Documentary
Instruction Mode: Section 002 is   Hybrid (see other Sections below)
Subject: Spanish (SPANISH)
Department: LSA Romance Languages & Literatures
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Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
Nine credits chosen between SPANISH 279 and 399; or two RCLANG 324 and six credits chosen between SPANISH 279 and 399.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

Description

Este curso examina el género documental cinematográfico en América Latina prestando atención a cuestiones migratorias, desigualdad social, luchas por los derechos humanos, procesos de reconstrucción de testimonios y elaboración de la memoria histórica, desplazamiento y explotación de la población indígena, así como represión política y militar. Teniendo en cuenta el acceso a nuevas tecnologías para crear documentales, se explorará el significado de "documentar América Latina" en la época global a través de producciones internacionales, locales, e independientes.

This course counts as elective credit for the Spanish minor.

Intended Audience:

Class Format:

During certain periods of the term, we will engage in large discussions about the course content in an in-person format; during other periods of the term, we will engage in activities where students collaborate in small-group activities via breakout sessions in Zoom. The class will follow a blended teaching model (14 face-to-face days and 13 online days) according to the following schedule: weeks 1-3, 8, 12-15 via ZOOM; weeks 4-7, 9-11 FACE-to-FACE CLASS.

Schedule

SPANISH 426 - Film Genres in the Hispanic World
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
  Hybrid
31581
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TuTh 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Note: For Fall 2021: During certain periods of the term, the class will engage in discussions about the course content in an in-person format; during other periods of the term, we will engage in activities where students collaborate in small-group activities via breakout sessions in Zoom?. You can expect the first part of the semester (first two weeks aprox.) to have online classes. After that, we will combine weekly classes in person (presentations and discussion on Tuesdays) and Zoom breakout rooms discussions and presentations (Thursdays) Also, the next week after Thanksgiving, we?ll probably meet both days online. I?ll give the specific plan about in-person and online classes by the beginning of the term.
002 (REC)
  Hybrid
30530
Closed
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MW 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: For Fall 2021: During certain periods of the term, we will engage in large discussions about the course content in an in-person format; during other periods of the term, we will engage in activities where students collaborate in small-group activities via breakout sessions in Zoom.
003 (REC)
  Hybrid
31582
Open
3
 
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Note: For Fall 2021: During certain periods of the term, we will have an ?in-person day? with large discussions about the course content; during other periods of the term, we will have an "online day" where students collaborate in small-group activities via Canvas and Zoom.

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