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French, Hispanic and Italian Studies, Faculty of Arts

RMST: Romance Studies

RMST 201 (3) Introduction to Literatures and Cultures of the Romance World I: Medieval to Early Modern
An introduction to the main themes that shaped the Romance World as its different national identities emerged in the Mediterranean sphere.
RMST 202 (3) Introduction to Literatures and Cultures of the Romance World II: Modern to Post-Modern
An introduction to the main themes that shaped the Romance World in the age of the nation state, imperialism, colonization, and decolonization.
RMST 234 (3) Introduction to Romance Language Cinema
RMST 300 (3) History of the Romance Languages
Development of the Romance language family from its origins in Latin to contemporary varieties. Emphasis on French, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
Prerequisite: A beginners knowledge (A1) in at least of one of the Romance languages is highly recommended.
RMST 321 (3) French Literature from the Middle Ages to the Revolution
French literature through reading and analysis of translated works.
RMST 322 (3) French Literature since the Revolution
French literature through reading and analysis of translated works.
RMST 373 (3) Masterpieces in Hispanic Literature
Literary texts from Spain and the Hispanic world. Examines their broad cultural and transnational impact on the Romance-speaking world of yesterday and today. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
RMST 420 (3/6) d Studies in Romance Languages and Literature
RMST 468 (6) Romance Linguistics
The Indo-European background; Classical and Vulgar Latin; the origin, development and spread of the Romance languages; their vocabulary, phonology, morphology, syntax; vernacular Latin texts and Romance texts.
Prerequisite: Two years study of each of two Romance languages or two years of one Romance language and one year of Latin.
RMST 495 (3) Research Intensive Seminar in Romance Studies
RMST 520 (3) Studies in Romance Languages and Cultures
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
RMST 548 (0) Major Essay

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