- Code SPAN6504
- 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
This course is designed to further develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the Spanish language at the second part of the B1 level in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. The course focuses on more advanced vocabulary, grammatical, pragmatic, and sociocultural aspects. The students will continue to develop their skills as autonomous learners and as a team members in task-based learning. The course is taught in Spanish.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- use and understand vocabulary, grammatical structures, pragmatic content and sociocultural aspects of Spanish at the B1 level (second part);
- communicate orally in controlled situations and in less controlled situations at the B1 level (second part), integrating all aspects of the course;
- communicate in writing at the B1 level (second part), integrating all aspects of the course;
- extract, analyse and use information from oral, audiovisual and written Spanish texts, including additional resources at the B1 level (second part);
- evaluate their own learning practices and personal goals as an autonomous learner and as a member of a team in task-based learning activities; and
- analyse and critique academic literature on a specific issue of L2 Spanish linguistics.
- Class engagement (approx. 600 words) (10) [LO 1,2,3,4,5]
- 2 exams (2 hours each) (40) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- Written (approx. 300 words per group member) and oral (approx. 15 min per group) group task (35) [LO 1,2,3,4,5]
- Critical review (approx. 800 words) (15) [LO 1,3,4,5,6]
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130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks, including recorded/online and tutorial activities, and
b) 82 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
Requisite and Incompatibility
N/A Minor Amendments Only
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