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Available Modules

Modules available for visiting students provided by the School of Modern Languages and Cultures 2021-22

Please consult the part-year handbook to see whether these modules are available to students who are in Warwick for only one or two terms.

Cross-School Modules

Terms 1 and 2 October-March (15 ECTS credits; 30 Warwick credits)

LN202 European Short Fiction in English: Folktale, Fable and Fairytale

German Studies Modules (requiring knowledge of German):

Terms 1 and 2 October-March (15 ECTS credits; 30 Warwick credits)

GE109 Passion and Power. The Makings of Modern German Culture

GE207 Reason, Romantics and Reactions. Germany in the Age of Revolutions

GE217 Film in the Weimar Republic and under National Socialism

GE312 The Rise of Capitalist Modernity

Term 1 October-December (7.5 ECTS credits; 15 Warwick credits)

GE332 The Self and the Others I: Identity, Gender and Ethnicity in German Culture around 1800

Term 2 January-March (7.5 ECTS credits; 15 Warwick credits)

GE211 Modernity and Its Discontents

GE220 Violent Women in the German Cultural Imagination

GE333 Germany and the Holocaust: Interpretations and Debates

GE339 Exploring Zeitgeist: Politics, Culture and Society in Germany Today

Hispanic Studies Modules (requiring knowledge of Spanish):

Term 1 October-December (7.5 ECTS credits; 15 Warwick credits)

HP209 Spanish and English Translation (For Erasmus students only)

HP316 Illusion and Reality, Doubt and Deceit: The Baroque Obsession with Uncertainty

HP319 Journeys and Cityscapes in Latin American Film

HP320 Screening Spain: Spanish Film in Context

HP329 Aquatic Latin America

Italian Studies Modules (requiring knowledge of Italian):

Terms 1 and 2 October-March (15 ECTS credits; 30 Warwick credits)

IT301-30 Modern Italian Language III

IT401-30 Modern Italian Language IV

These two modules are available for full year visiting students, or those here for both Autumn AND Spring terms. Italian visiting students attend just the translation hours of these modules; non-Italian visiting students take all components (writing, grammar, oral, translation).

Term 1 October-December (7.5 ECTS credits; 15 Warwick credits)

IT314 Italian Cinema: Individual Perspectives

IT317 Introducing Dante's Hell

IT338/414 Italian and English Translation for Visiting Students

Term 2 January-March (7.5 ECTS credits; 15 Warwick credits)

IT324 Topics in Renaissance Thought and Culture

IT331 Transnational Stories in Italy