Introduction to Australian society, history, culture, politics, and identity.
Key figures in poetry, narrative fiction, theater, and testimonio, such as Mistral, Garro, Lispector, Poniatowska, Valenzuela, Eltit and Menchú. Close reading technique.
Energy and environmental challenges resulting from the growing size and complexity in Latin American cities.
Design and evaluation of energy policies in Chile, a developing country facing a growing public concern for energy and environmental issues.
Synergy between artists, their workshops, patrons, models and the public in 19th and 20th century France.
Why are some countries rich while others are poor? Why do some countries regularly adopt bad economic policies? What is the impact of political institutions on the policies countries implement?
Seventeenth century transformation of the ceilings of Paris, religious, private and public. Itinerary of this transformation from artists¿ initial drawings to their finished work.
Physical, ecological, and human geography of Chile. Perceptions of the Chilean territory and technologies of study. Flora, fauna, and human adaptations to regional environments.
Current debates in France regarding immigration, national identity, and the integration of immigrants and their descendants, notably from the former colonies (Maghreb, Africa, Vietnam), as reflecte
Independent study topics concerning any aspect of Chilean history such as independence and nation building, social and economic development, ideas and culture, dictatorship and democracy.
French politics and society from the causes of the collapse of the French Third Republic and the emergence of the French State at Vichy.
Major themes of 19th-century Latin American history, including independence from Spain, the emergence of nation states, and the development of a new social, political, and economic order.
Economic and political impact of globalization on France and the EU and influence of France and the EU on the process of globalization.
Santiago's growth and development over time and in comparison to other mega cities in the world; impact of urban highways on the built environment; shopping malls and the development of new urban s
The development of Parisian building and architecture from the 17th century to the present.
Relationships among physical processes in the ocean, biological productivity, and the exploitation of resources by high-thropic-level predators including human beings.
European integration is now an economic, social, and political reality. This integration has a history of mutation and a transformation of its very foundation.
Advanced. Writing as craft and process: brainstorming, planning, outlining, drafting, revising, style, diction, and editing.
Complexities of French grammar and precise use of syntactic structures. Introduction to French essay-writing. Intensive Language course is included.
Chile's strides towards becoming a developed country have engendered high levels of alienation and disaffection among significant sectors of the population.