Francisco Javier Fernández Urenda, PhD

Current semester


Spanish 340: Masterpieces of Spanish Literature. A study of representative works and literary movements in Spanish (Peninsular) literature from Medieval Ages to present. Students will learn to use the methods and language of literary analysis and will make connections between literature and its cultural context. The use of online materials, films, music and other resources will be implemented for a better understanding of literary topics.



Spanish 320: Advanced Spanish. This class is intended to provide the required skills to students who are planning to take advance level classes in both literature (SPAN 340, SPAN 350) and culture (SPAN 330, SPAN 331). You will learn how to properly analyze different texts including narrative, poetry, theater, cinema, comics, TV commercials, and advertisements. A term project summarizing what has been learned will be required.



Spanish 201: intermediate Spanish I. (Sections 07 and 08) A class devoted to keep practicing with stuctures, vocabulary, and culture issues that will help students to improve their abilities to communicate in Spanish. 
Don Quixote in his library, G. Doré









Fco. Javier Fernández Urenda - 2017