Semester in Cuba: Brief course descriptions

Below are some of the courses available for students attending the Marist College Caribbean Studies program in Havana, Cuba. All courses are conducted in Spanish.

For more information please contact james.morrowpolio1@marist.edu.

 

Fall courses:

  • El Caribe / The Caribbean: A Multidisciplinary Survey (required course)
  • Cine Cubano / Cuban Cinema: Analysis of Cinematography and the International Context
  • Arte Latinoamericano I / History f Latin American Art to the Post-Classic Period
  • Arte Latinoamericano III / Cultural Contexts of 19th and 20th Century Latin American Art
  • Arte del Caribe I / History of Caribbean Art
  • Arte Cubano I / Cuban Art: 1900 - 1960
  • Arte Cubano III / Cuban Art: 1959 - 1980
  • Historia del Caribe / History of the Caribbean: Black Power, Plural Society, and Models of Dependence
  • Literatura Caribeña / Survey of Caribbean Literature
  • Historia de Cuba I / Pre-Columbian World to the Rise of 19th Century Independence Movements
  • Historia de Cuba III / Independence Movements of the 20th Century
  • Historia de América y el Caribe III
  • Pensamiento Cubano / History of Latin American Thought
  • Procesos Culturales y Políticos de la Sociedad Cubana I y III / Cultural Processes and Politics of Cuban Society: 1500 - 1879 (Conducted at the San Jerónimo campus)
  • Pensamiento Latinoamericano II / Latin American Thought: Positivism to the Philosophy of Liberation
  • Seminario del Español de Cuba / Seminar in Cuban Spanish
  • Procesos Culturales y Políticos de la Sociedad Cubana II / Cultural processes and Politics of Cuban Society: 1880 - 1950 (Conducted at the San Jerónimo campus)

 

Spring courses:

  • El Caribe / The Caribbean: A Multidisciplinary Survey (required course)
  • Arte del Caribe II / Caribbean Art: Historical and Cultural Milestones in the 19th Century
  • Arte del Caribe III / Contemporary Caribbean Art
  • Arte Cubano II / Cuban Art
  • Arte Latinoamericano II / Latin American Art: Historical and Social Contexts
  • Cine Cubano / Cuban Cinema: Analysis of Cinematography and the International Context
  • Estudios Africaribeños / Afro-Caribbean Studies
  • Historia de América Latina y el Caribe IV / History of Latin America and the Caribbean Since 1929
  • Historia de la Arquitectura y el Urbanismo en Cuba / History of Architecture and Urbanism in Cuba since the 16th Century (Conducted at the San Jerónimo campus) 
  • Historia de Cuba II / History of Cuba: 1850 - 1900
  • Historia de Cuba IV / History of Cuba 1939 - 2000
  • Historia de la Cultura Cubana II / Cuban Cultural History
  • Historia de la Literatura Cubana / History of Cuban Literature
  • Literatura Cubana II / Cuban Literature: 1920 - 1979
  • Literatura Cubana III / Cuban Literature: 1979 - 2000
  • Historia de la Literatura Cubana / History of Cuban Literature
  • Pensamiento Latinoamericano I / Latin American Thought and the History of Philosophy
  • Pensamiento Colonial y Poscolonial en el Caribe / Colonial and Postcolonial Thought in the Caribbean
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