2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Basque Language and Culture


Summer quarter

Faculty: Amaia Martiartu Basque, Spanish, ESL, Visual Arts

Fields of Study: cultural studies, history and language studies


Credits: 4(Su)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Day


This course will introduce the basics of the Basque language, history, politics, and culture. The course will include readings, film, food, and discussion with a focus on the Basque conflict. The instructor is a native Basque and Basque language teacher from Mondragon (the center of the world's largest system of worker-owned cooperatives).

Maximum Enrollment: 20

Advertised Schedule: 1-4p Tue, 1-3p Thu (Jun. 21 - Aug. 11)  Note: Course meets for only 8 weeks.

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: Enhanced Online Learning

Books: www.tescbookstore.com

Program Revisions

Date Revision
June 14th, 2011 This class has been cancelled due to low enrollment.
May 2nd, 2011 Schedule extended to 8 weeks.