Course Description

This course is designed to introduce students to the culture of Mexico, Central America and the Spanish-speaking Caribbean. Literary works by authors such as Laura Esquivel, Carlos Fuentes and Nicolas Guillén will be studied in relation to social and political themes in Latin American society. The study of painting, sculpture, cinema, music and popular culture will lead to an enhanced awareness of cultural diversity in the Spanish speaking world. The language of instruction is Spanish.


All students must take an interview/placement assessment before enrolling in this course.


Prerequisite: CSPN 601 or placement test required (www.ryerson.ca/llc/)

Relevant Programs


Thank you for your interest in this course. It is not scheduled for the current academic year.

Use our Course Search to find courses that are offered this year.