International Studies at Universidad Pablo de Olavide in Seville, Spain Course Catalog

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Literature Courses

LIT 327 - PANORAMA OF LATIN AMERICA LITERATURE 1

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall
LIT 328 - PANORAMA OF LATIN AMERICA LITERATURE 2

Taught in Spanish. 

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Spring
LIT 348 - IMAGINARIES OF SPAIN THROUGH LITERATURE

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
LIT 365 - CONTEMPORARY SPANISH LITERATURE

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
LIT 367E - NOBEL PRIZES IN SPANISH AND LATIN AMERICAN LITERATURE

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
LIT 370 - THE LATIN AMERICAN SHORT STORY

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
LIT 371 - WOMEN AND LITERATURE

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Spring
Additional Information:LIT 371 - Women and Literature.pdf
LIT 374 - SPANISH LITERATURE IN THE GOLDEN AGE

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Spring

Communication and Media Studies

COM 340E - COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA IN THE DIGITAL AGE

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
COM-ART 341E - SPANISH IDENTITY: FILM, ADVERTISING, AND POP MUSIC

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
COM-SOC 320 - INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring

Business Courses

BUS 325 - MARKETING INTERNACIONAL

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
BUS 325E - INTERNATIONAL MARKETING

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
BUS 334E - INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
BUS 346 - INTERNATIONAL FINANCE IN SPANISH

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
BUS 346E - INTERNATIONAL FINANCE

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
BUS 353E - INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
BUS 355E - INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Spring
BUS 358E - ORGANIZATIONAL THEORY

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Spring
BUS 359E - ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND NEW VENTURES

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring

Cross-Cultural Reflection Course

SPAN 343UPO - CULTURAL REALITIES OF SPAIN

Through observation, description, and analysis of their own experiences in Seville, students will develop a deeper understanding of the process of cultural adaptation and the cultural realities of contemporary Spain. In addition to the readings, workshop exercises, and written assignments, students are required to participate in an "intercambio" and are encouraged to further participate in the culture through volunteer work, participation in sports or cultural groups, internships, or coursework at the University of Seville.

Credits:1
Contact Hours:15
Terms:Fall, Spring

Culture Courses

SPAN 315 - SPANISH CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE - EN ESPAÑOL

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 315E - SPANISH CIVILIZATION AND CULTURE

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 319E - SPANISH CULTURE AND HISTORY THROUGH FILM

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 329E - SPANISH CULTURE UP CLOSE

Taught in English. Volunteering is built into this class, and it an essential piece of the course. 

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall
SPAN-CUL 339 - TAPAS: A WINDOW TO SPANISH CUISINE AND CULTURE

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN-HIS 335E - HISTORICAL TIES BETWEEN SPAIN AND THE US

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Spring
SPAN-HIS 346 - MEDIEVAL SPAIN: CHRISTIANS, JEWS, AND MUSLIMS

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN-HIS 361 - HISTORY OF FLAMENCO: THEORY AND PRACTICE

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring

Language Courses at UPO

SPAN 101-102UPO - ELEMENTARY SPANISH
Credits:6
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 102UPO - ELEMENTARY SPANISH II
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 112UPO - LANGUAGE LABORATORY
Credits:1
Contact Hours:15
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:SPAN 112 - Language Lab.pdf
SPAN 201UPO - INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 202UPO - INTERMEDIATE SPANISH READING & COMPOSITION
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 241UPO - INTERMEDIATE SPANISH II
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 306UPO - ADVANCED SPANISH CONVERSATION
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 311UPO - ADVANCED SPANISH I
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:SPAN 311 - Advanced Spanish I.pdf
SPAN 312UPO - ADVANCED SPANISH READING & COMPOSITION
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 336UPO - SPANISH PRAGMATICS AND COMMUNICATION
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 351UPO - ADVANCED SPANISH II
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:SPAN 351 - Advanced Spanish II.pdf
SPAN 376UPO - SPANISH FOR BUSINESS

A practical examination of the forms of business communication in the Hispanic world including commercial vocabulary, the writing of business letters, and oral practice with business dialogues.  Discussons of business news and study of business documents.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 378UPO - SPANISH PHONETICS & PHONOLOGY
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 381UPO - SPANISH/ENGLISH ENGLISH/SPANISH TRANSLATION
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
SPAN 383UPO - BASIC BILINGUAL NEGOTIATION SKILLS
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Spring

Economics

ECON 331E - THE GLOBAL ECONOMY

Taught in English.

Prerequisites:

A previous economics course is recommended. 

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:ECON 331E - Global Economy.pdf
ECON 391E - INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS

Taught in English.

Prerequisites:

A previous course in Macro and Microeconomics is required.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall
ECON-POL 321E - THE EUROPEAN UNION

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:ECON-POL 321E - European Union.pdf

Political Science

POL 361 - CURRENT AFFAIRS IN LATIN AMERICA: PRESS AND CINEMA

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
POL 363E - US-EUROPEAN RELATIONS SINCE WORLD WAR II

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
POL 366 - RELATIONS BETWEEN THE US AND THE LATIN WORLD

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Spring
POL 372E - CONTEMPORARY SPANISH POLITICS

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
POL-HIS 352E - THE ROAD TO DEMOCRACY IN PORTUGAL, GREECE, AND SPAIN

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring

Art

ART 313E - HISTORY OF SPANISH ART

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
ART 330 - HISTORY OF SPANISH CINEMA DURING THE DEMOCRACY

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
ART-HIS 347 - SEVILLE: THE EXPRESSION OF A CITY THROUGH ITS ART

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
ART-SPAN 333E - FILM NATIONS: COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVES ON SPANISH AND US CINEMA

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring

Anthropology

ANTH 215E - HEALTH, HEALING, AND CULTURE

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring

Sciences

BIO 209E - ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY II

Taught in English. 

Prerequisites:

A previous course in Anatomy and Physiology

Credits:4
Contact Hours:60
Terms:Fall
BIO 242E - APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY

Taught in English.

Credits:5
Terms:Fall
BIO 361E - BIOCHEMISTRY

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:BIO 361E - Biochemistry.pdf
CHE 210E - ORGANIC CHEMISTRY I

Taught in English.

Credits:5
Terms:Fall
Additional Information:CHE 210E - Organic Chemistry I.pdf
CHE 211E - ORGANIC CHEMISTRY II

Taught in English.

Credits:5
Terms:Spring
ECOL 320E - ECOLOGICAL SYSTEMS

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:ECOL 320E - Ecological Systems.pdf

Psychology

PSY 251E - CULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:PSY 251E - Cultural Pyschology.pdf
PSY 255E - SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:PSY 255E - Social Psychology.pdf
PSY 260E - GENERAL SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring

History

HIS 312E - HISTORY OF SPAIN

Taught in English.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
Additional Information:HIS 312E - History of Spain.pdf
HIS 322 - CONTEMPORARY HISTORY OF SPAIN

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
HIS 340E - ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL SPANISH HISTORY

Taught in English. From Altamira to Isabella and Ferdinand (Prehistory to 1500)

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall
HIS 341E - EARLY MODERN AND MODERN SPANISH HISTORY

Taught in English. From Isabella and Ferdinand to the Euro (1450 - Present)

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Spring
HIS 360 - THE MEDITERRANEAN WORLD AND SPAIN

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall
HIS-SOC 362 - SLAVERY IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN

Taught in Spanish.

Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring
REL-HIS 357E - CHRISTIANITY, ISLAM, AND JUDAISM IN THE SPANISH CONTEXT
Credits:3
Contact Hours:45
Terms:Fall, Spring