Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2016

     

SPPO 410 001 (CRN: 15679)

THE CITY IN LATIN AMERICA

Long Title: THE CITY IN LATIN AMERICA
Department: Span Port & Latin Amer Studies
Instructor: Heffes, Gisela
Meeting: 2:00PM - 4:29PM M RZR 302 (22-AUG-2016 - 2-DEC-2016) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 12
Section Enrolled: 5
Enrollment data as of: 16-AUG-2018 4:39PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
13-DEC-2016  
2:00PM - 5:00PM T TBA TBA
 
Description: Formerly SPAN 402. This course will explore representations of the city in both new Latin American writings and films, with a special focus on the changing urban landscape, the representation of poverty and the excluded from the new global economy, environmental issues and biopolitics, as well as hybrid cultures and multicultural identities. Recommended Prerequisite(s): SPAN 301, 302, 303, 312, or Permission of the Instructor. Credit cannot be earned for SPPO 410 and SPAN 402.