Syllabus query

Academic Year/course: 2017/18

427 - Degree in Spanish

28049 - The Spanish Lexicon

Syllabus Information

Academic Year:
28049 - The Spanish Lexicon
Faculty / School:
103 - Facultad de Filosofía y Letras
427 - Degree in Spanish
580 - Degree in Spanish: 3
427 - Degree in Spanish: 4
580 - Degree in Spanish: 4
427 - Degree in Spanish: 3
First 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

Syllabus (or programme)


1) Concepts and methods for the study of the lexicon.


2) Constitutive elements of the Spanish lexicon.


3) Lexicon and dictionary: the lexicographical technique. History of Spanish lexicography.


4) Lexicon and grammar.


5) Methods for the creation and enrichment of the lexicon.


6) The contemporary Spanish lexicon: uses, trends and rules. Neologisms; technical terms; dialecticisms.


7) New perspectives in research into the Spanish lexicon.

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.