Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019

     

FWIS 134 001 (CRN: 26125)

THE ROAD TO SANTIAGO

Long Title: MEDIEVAL PILGRIMAGE: THE ROAD TO SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Sweeney, Kyle G.
Meeting: 2:00PM - 3:15PM MW MLC 104 (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 6
Enrollment data as of: 28-NOV-2020 10:40PM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
27-APR-2019  
9:00AM - 12:00PM S TBA TBA
 
Description: Over 300,000 pilgrims walked the Camino to Santiago de Compostela last year. This seminar investigates the origins and growth of pilgrimage in the Middle Ages. Primary texts, novels, films, and the rich visual culture of the period will be examined to better understand the historical context of this enduring ritual.