- Code SPAN6506
- Unit Value 6 units
- 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 PGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2015
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This course is also designed to give students the opportunity to become familiar with the main historical, social and cultural events that took place in constituting what is known today as The Hispanic World. Students will conduct a research project on a topic of their choice. The course is aimed at students at an advanced level, as determined by the Spanish placement teste aim of this course is to further develop the students' reading, writing and conversational skills as well as to give them the opportunity to become familiar with the main historical, social and cultural events that took place in constituting what is known today as The Hispanic World.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On satisfying the requirements of this course students will have the knowledge and skills to:
• Become familiar with the main historical, social and cultural events that took place in The Hispanic World; (Assessments 2 & 3)
• Discuss complex topics orally (Assessment 2);
• Conduct a research project in Spanish, developing research questions, finding relevant literature and structuring, writing and presenting a research essay (Assessment 1);
• Peer review other students’ essays and give them relevant comments to improve the essays (Assessment 1);
• Develop critical skills in the formal analysis of literary texts (Assessment 3).
- A 3000 -3500 words research essay, including peer reviewing other students first draft of their research essay (55%)
- An oral presentation (15%)
- Two tests based on historical, social and cultural facts (30%)
Graduate students may attend joint lectures with undergraduates. Assessment will include additional assignment work and a research essay.
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2.5 hours of classes per week plus at least 7.5 hours of regular work per week outside class.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2873||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|