• Offered by School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Spanish
  • Areas of interest European Languages
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Martha Florez
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2014
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This course is designed to further develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the Spanish language. Grammatical structures and vocabulary are reviewed and extended, and special attention is devoted to enhance the students’ audiovisual, reading, and writing skills by exposing them to authentic materials (literary and non-literary texts, short movies, culture videos, etc.). The course is taught in Spanish.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Express ideas through oral and written production in Spanish.
  2. Demonstrate improvement of Spanish listening skills through continuous audiovisual practice.
  3. Demonstrate improvement of Spanish grammar skills and vocabulary.
  4. Analyse, extract, and use information from spoken and written Spanish texts.
  5. Apply oral skills in real Spanish speaking situations.
  6. Select a range of Spanish vocabulary and grammar forms and apply them in oral and written contexts.

Indicative Assessment

Exams (2, in class, 50 min) (50% each) [Learning Outcomes 1-4, 6]

Oral exam (25%) (1, location TBA, approx. 15-20 min) [Learning Outcomes 1-6]

Composition test (approx. 275 words) (20%) [Learning Outcomes 1-6]

Performance and participation in class (5%) [Learning Outcomes 1-6]

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Workload

4 hours of classes per week, plus at least 6 hours of regular work per week outside class.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have successfully completed SPAN1002 or have equivalent level of language proficiency as demonstrated by placement test. Alternatively you may gain permission of the Course Convener to enrol in this course.

Prescribed Texts

José A. Blanco and María Colbert (2012) Enfoques. Curso intermedio de lengua española, VISTA Higher Learning, 3rd ed. (Textbook, workbook and CD/DVD)

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $1164
2004 $1926
2005 $2286
2006 $2286
2007 $2286
2008 $2286
2009 $2286
2010 $2358
2011 $2424
2012 $2472
2013 $2472
2014 $2478
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $2574
2004 $2916
2005 $3132
2006 $3132
2007 $3132
2008 $3240
2009 $3240
2010 $3240
2011 $3240
2012 $3240
2013 $3240
2014 $3246
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
2681 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A

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