SPAN 470

Medieval Literature

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

A study of topics in the literature of medieval Spain, ranging from the turbulent formative period of the Reconquest to the time of the voyages of discovery. Themes may include: the epic, anti- and pro-feminism, courtly love, miracle stories and political satire.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of SPAN 470, SPAN 470A, SPAN 470B.
  • May be taken more than once for credit in different topics to a maximum of 3 units.
  • Open to native and near-native speakers.

Pre- or Co-requisites:

  • SPAN 350A; or
  • permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in Spanish offered by the Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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