- Code SPAN6022
- 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, Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Latin American Languages, Language Studies, Latin American Studies
- Academic career PGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
This course is designed as a review of some of the more difficult (and more interesting) grammatical structures in Spanish, to enable students to fine tune their Spanish grammar and establish more idiomatic, native-like structures. At the same time, the course will introduce students to basic concepts in linguistic analysis, as a key to obtaining better understanding of these structures. Extensive use will be made of audio visual materials, as well as Spanish literature, to broaden the students' exposure to Spanish as used in the real world. Postgraduate students are expected to apply appropriate linguistic terminology in oral and written communication.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon Successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- communicate and explain ideas in oral and written Spanish using appropriate metalanguage,
- demonstrate knowledge and employ complex grammatical structures
- apply appropriate linguistic terminology in spoken and written language,
- utilise tools for research-led learning in Hispanic linguistics and Spanish studies in general
- show leadership in negotiation of task division and contribution in a team environment,
- reflect on and evaluate progress of own learning as it relates to the subject matter of the course.
Indicative Assessment2 test (in-class, 50 minutes) (15% each) [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4]
2x written assignments (1000 words each) (20% each) [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]
Oral presentation (recorded, 15 mins) (20%) [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]
Participation (10%) [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]
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WorkloadThis course has three contact hours (1 lecture, 1 linguistic forum and 1 tutorial) per week for 13 weeks. Students are expected to undertake a further 7 hours of independent study per teaching week over the semester (total 130 hours).
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