Cool Classes

Looking for great courses for 2020-2021? Check out these cool courses:

Captivated by Cultural and Media Studies? Check out:
ITAL 340 B1 - Italian Culture Through Music; Winter 2021
MLCS 199 B2 - Irish Culture; Winter 2021
MLCS 210 A1, B1 - Language(s) of Culture; Fall/Winter
MLCS 345 A2 - Video Games across Cultures; Fall 2020
MLCS 299 B3 - Instagram Culture; Winter 2021
SLAV 299 B1 - Culture, Arts & Reactions; Winter 2021
Fascinated by Folklore? Check out:
SCAND 343 A1 - Scandinavia Through Folklore; Fall 2020
FOLK 204 A1 - Forms of Folklore; Fall 2020
FOLK 205 B1 - History of Folklore Studies; Winter 2021
Find Comparative Literature Compelling? Check out:
C LIT 101 A2 - World Literature I; Fall 2020
C LIT 102 B2 - World Literature II; Winter 2021
C LIT 228 A1, B3 - Literature, Popular Culture, and the Visual Arts; Fall/Winter
C LIT 460 A1 - Fundamentals of Comparative Literature; Fall 2020
C LIT 210 B1 - Cyberliterature; Winter 2021
C LIT 266 B1 - Women and World Literature; Winter 2021
FREN 468 A1 - Quebec Thru Literature/Media; Fall 2020
GERM 340 A1 - Introduction to the Study of Modern German Literature; Fall 2020
SPAN 323 B1 - Latin American Literature and the Environment; Winter 2021
In love with Latin America? Check out:
LA ST 399 A1 - Aztec Language & Culture; Fall 2020
LA ST 210 B1 - South America; Winter 2021
LA ST 313 B1 - Women in Latin America; Winter 2021
SPAN 499 B1 - Indigenous Latin America; Winter 2021
SPAN 475 A1 - Spanish in Society; Fall 2020
Scandalized by Scandinavian Studies? Check out:
SCAND 328 A1 - Scandinavian Crime Fiction; Fall 2020
SCAND 343 A1 - Scandinavia Through Folklore; Fall 2020
SCAND 326 B1 - Scandinavian Children's Literature; Winter 2021
Seeking out Slavs? Check out:

SLAV 499 A2 Slavophiles & their Opponents; Fall 2020
SLAV 399 Early Ukrainian Canadian Culture; Spring 2021

Transfixed by Translation? Check out:
FREN 254 A1, B1 - Introduction to Translation Theory and Practice: French-English-French; Fall/Winter
GERM 342 B1 - Introduction to Translation: German and English; Winter 2021
MLCS 300 A1 - Introduction to Translation; Fall 2020
MLCS 299 B2 - Close Reading in Translation; Winter 2021
MLCS 400 B1 - The History of Translation; Winter 2021
SPAN 406 B1 - Exercises in Translation: English into Spanish; Winter 2021

For more information on these and other great MLCS courses, contact us at

For the complete schedule and listing of courses offered in Fall 2021 and Winter 2022 terms, please refer to Bear Tracks.

Please note that course availability is also subject to course enrollments. Courses that do not make minimal enrollment limits may be cancelled or converted into directed readings.

Spring and Summer Studies

For information on Spring and Summer Studies, click here.
The most current Course Listing is available on Bear Tracks.

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Information for prospective UofA undergraduate students can be found here.

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Course Outlines

MLCS Undergraduate Major