Syllabus query

Academic Year/course: 2017/18

427 - Degree in Spanish

28030 - Art for Spanish Language Studies

Syllabus Information

Academic Year:
28030 - Art for Spanish Language Studies
Faculty / School:
103 - Facultad de Filosofía y Letras
427 - Degree in Spanish
Second semester
Subject Type:

5.1. Methodological overview

See "Learning activities " and "Syllabus".

More information will be provided on the first day of class.

5.2. Learning tasks

  • Theoretical lectures.
  • Practical lectures.
  • Individual work.
  • Personal study.
  • Assessment activities.

5.3. Syllabus


1.- Analysis and interpretation of an artwork: painting and sculpture

2.- Art genres: religious art; history painting; mythology; portraiture; genre painting. 20th-century art: the crisis of the genre

3.- History of European art: Romanesque and Gothic art

4.- The Renaissance: Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Michelangelo, Titian and El Greco

5.- The Baroque: Caravaggio, Rubens, Rembrandt and Velázquez. Baroque sculpture: Bernini

6.- 18th century: Enlightenment and Neoclassicism art

7.- Francisco de Goya

8.- French art of the 19th and 20th centuries

9.- Henri Matisse and Fauvism. Pablo Picasso and Cubism. Futurism

10.- Art of the interwar period: abstract art. Expressionism. Dada and Surrealism

11.- European and American art since 1945: abstract Expressionism and Pop art

5.4. Course planning and calendar

See the academic calendar of the University of Zaragoza ( and the website of the Faculty of Philosophy and Arts (Schedule of classes:; Examination schedule:

More information will be provided on the first day of class.