- Code SPAN6508
- 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
- Dr Mario Martin
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Second Semester 2017
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This course aims to extend the students' ability to communicate clearly, creatively and effectively both in spoken and written Spanish. The aim is to develop student capacity to use Spanish in unpredictable everyday situations and allow them to become independent learners. The course also introduces students to contemporary theatre and allows students to debate a wide variety of cultural and social issues in Spanish-speaking societies.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Communicate effectively, creatively and confidently in novel situations such as discussions about about polemic topics;
- Demonstrate extensive command of a wide range of complex grammatical structures both orally and in writing;
- Participate actively in debates and present their points of view with precision;
- Reflect upon and express thoughts about cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world by researching the cultural and social contexts of texts and theatre plays
- Negotiate task division and contribution in a team environment. Evaluate peers' contribution to the team task.
Indicative AssessmentIn-class test, 90 min (15%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 4]
Final examination, 150 min (25%) [Learning Outcomes 2, 3, 4]
Individual Oral Presentation, 10 min (7.5%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3]
Collective Oral Presentations, 30 min (20%) [Learning Outcomes 1-5]
Written assignment, 1,500 words (12.5%) [Learning Outcomes 2, 4]
Class performance and participation (5%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 2, 3, 4]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 42 hours of contact: 3.5 hours of class per week.
b) 88 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8129||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|