21F.711 Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition: Perspectives on Technology and Culture


Class Info

Focuses on expository and journalistic writing that examines the social and cultural impact of science and technology in Hispanic societies. Topics considered are: family structure and community, personal identity, gender relations, relationship to natural world, value systems and religion, education and work-life. Ethical implications of technological decision-making also discussed. Improves oral and written skills through discussions of audiovisual materials, simulations, interviews, guided compositions, regular journal writing, and participation on an online forum. Readings include: journalistic reports, essays, and literary selections offering diverse perspectives. Taught in Spanish. Enrollment limited.

This class has 21F.704, and 21F.774 as prerequisites.

21F.711 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by M. Ribas Groeger.

Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 16-628.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H.

In the Spring 2015 Subject Evaluations, 21F.711 was rated 6.5 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the DSpace@MIT: 21F.711 Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition, Spring 2002 site.

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