LaTrobe-Spanish Language & Culture 3A

Subject 922-009 (2008)

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Credit Points: 12.500
Level: Undergraduate
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:

Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable


Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
Time Commitment: Contact Hours: One 1.5 hour practical class and one 1.5 hour seminar per week
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Prerequisites: 60% or higher in 922011 Spanish Language & Culture 2B or 922215 Study Abroad Spain or 922216 Post-Intermediate Spanish B or approval of the subject coordinator.
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Dr Isabel Moutinho & Mr Carlos Uxo
Subject Overview:

This is an advanced language subject which will focus on: (i) aural, oral and written language skills at an advanced level; (ii) aspects of diverse registers of Spanish language and regional variations; (iii) aspects of Spanish and Latin American culture. Students will work with a range of audio, audio-visual and written materials drawn primarily from cinema, television, radio and press.

Assessment: Written work of 3500 words 65% and a 1.5-hour test 35% (due at the end of semester). Special assignments for 4th-year students. Students must pass the end of semester written test in order to pass the subject.
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Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:
  • enhanced analytical skills;

  • enhanced observational skills;

  • enhanced communication skills.

  • enhanced critical skills.


Special enrolment arrangements apply. Students must contact the Faculty of Arts Office for application forms and further details.

Related Course(s): Bachelor of Arts
Diploma in Modern Languages (Spanish)

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