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Advanced Spanish: Arts and crafts

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This free course, Advanced Spanish: Arts and crafts, is designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of Spanish-speaking societies and cultures and extend the practical skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing. You will examine the world of Spanish and Latin-American art and explore the difference between art and craft.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • Objetivos lingüísticos
  • Expresar sus gustos y preferencias en el contexto del arte;
  • Definir términos abstractos, especialmente en el contexto académico;
  • Expresar sentimientos y reacciones hacia acontecimientos específicos;
  • Analizar un cuento.
  • Objetivos culturales
  • Comprender que el significado de las categorías culturales, por ejemplo las de arte y artesanía, pueden variar según el contexto;
  • Entender que la situación histórica de cada momento influye sobre la producción artística y artesana de un pueblo.
  • Estrategias
  • Citar y parafrasear información de distintas fuentes;
  • Entender una conversación informal de grupo.

First Published: 10/08/2012

Updated: 16/10/2018

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