- Code SPAN2001
- 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 UGRD
- Dr Thomas Nulley-Valdes
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
First Semester 2024
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This course is designed to further develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the Spanish language at early to mid B1 level in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. Specific targets include grammar, vocabulary, listening and speaking skills, and reading and writing skills. Attention is also devoted to pragmatic and sociocultural aspects of the language. Students will be encouraged to develop autonomous learning practices, control over their own learning strategies and reflect on their engagement with sources of information. 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 cultural aspects at the B1 level (first part);
- communicate orally by integrating the vocabulary, grammar structures, pragmatic content and cultural aspects discussed in class in controlled and less controlled settings;
- produce short texts on topics developed and/or discussed in class at the B1 level (first part);
- extract, analyse and use information from oral, audiovisual and written Spanish texts, including additional resources at the B1 level (first part); and
- evaluate their own learning practices and personal goals as an autonomous learner.
- Writing (approx. 200 words) and oral (5-8 min) (30) [LO 1,2,3,4]
- 2 tests (2 hours each) (40) [LO 1,3,4,5]
- Oral assessment (approx. 5 min) (20) [LO 1,2,4,5]
- Class engagement (approx. 500 words) (10) [LO 1,2,3,4,5]
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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
Prescribed TextsPrescribed texts will be listed on the course Wattle site.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2064||19 Feb 2024||26 Feb 2024||31 Mar 2024||24 May 2024||In Person||N/A|