Course: Basic works of Spanish American Literature

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Course title Basic works of Spanish American Literature
Course code KRO/HL3
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Spanish
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Sánchez Fernández Juan Anton, doc. Dr.
  • Marešová Jaroslava, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Detailed analysis of basic work of Spanish American literature. Complete information about the course, electronical materiales included, can be found at:

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogue metods(conversation,discussion,brainstorming)
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
  • Home preparation for classes - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 32 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course is dedicated to basic literary works of Spanish American literature of different periods. One part of the course focuses on the literary, historical and philosophical context, the other part is dedicated to close reading of excerpts from the chosen texts.
Literary analysis of basic literary works.
Basic knowledge of Spanish American literature.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam

Assitence to classes, presentation of literary aspect, written essay, test.
Recommended literature
  • MAREŠOVÁ, JAROSLAVA. Los náufragos del siglo XVI: la experiencia en el mundo del otro. Svět literatury. El retorno de las carabelas, zvláštní číslo, s. 33-41..
  • SÁNCHEZ FERNÁNDEZ, JUAN ANTONIO. Bolaňo y Tlatelolco. Études romanes de Brno, vol. 33., s. 133-143, 2012..

Study plans that include the course
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