LaTrobe-Study Abroad Spain

Subject 922-015 (2008)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2008. Search for this in the current handbook

Credit Points: 18.750
Level: Undergraduate
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This subject is not offered in 2008.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: Four hours per day intensive language course in Spain for four weeks and compulsory cultural excursions
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Prerequisites: None
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Prof Roy Boland
Subject Overview:

The Spanish study abroad program is run under the auspices of the Prince of Asturias program. Students undertake an intensive four-week language and cultural immersion program in Spain under agreements negotiated with the Complutense University of Madrid. Students are responsible for their own travel and accommodation.

Assessment: Course and assessment taught by the Universidad Complutense, Madrid. Oral/aural work totalling 1500 words 35%, tests, quizzes, translations, grammar exercises totalling 3500 words 65% (due throughout the 4 weeks)
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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

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