|Delivery Type||Delivery length / details|
|Lecture||2 per week (lectures/seminars/tutorials)|
|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Assessment||Continuous Assessment: 2 essays of 1500 - 2000 words each||40%|
|Semester Exam||2 Hours written examination||60%|
|Supplementary Exam||2 Hours written examination||100%|
On completion of this module students should have:
1) acquired a sound knowledge of the Romantic movement in Spain and a similar knowledge of the main features relating to the realist novel
Following the political of 1868, the last third of the 19th century saw a revival of the Spanish novel. The module continues by focusing on two major examples of the genre.
1-2 Introduction to Romanticism: Rivas's Don Alvaro
3-6 Becquer, "Rimas y leyendas" and Rosalia de Castro, "En las orillas del sar"
7-11 Realism and Naturalism: Juan Valera's 'Pepita Jimenez' Blasco Ibanez's "La barraca"
This module is at CQFW Level 6