SPANISH 1

SPA1001

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Students receive a practical introduction to the Spanish language. They acquire the language largely in simulated real-life situations (a communicative approach to language learning) rather than through translation. Throughout the semester, cultural aspects of the Hispanic world are introduced through language classes.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorLaura Tolton

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects SPA1BEA, SPA1BE1

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions CORE First year subject for the Beginners Spanish Major in the Bachelor of Arts. The running of this subject in second semester is subject to enrolment numbers, staff and funding availability.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsAula 1 Libro del alumnoPrescribedCorpas, J., Garmendia, A., Soriano, C.DIFUSION, BARCELONA

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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLaura Tolton

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Practical Week: 10 - 22
Two 1.5 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
"These are practical language classes."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
end of semester written test (1000-word equivalent)25
oral/aural work - short tests, exercises (1,400-word equivalent)35
written work - short tests, exercises (1,600-word equivalent)40

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorLaura Tolton

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Practical Week: 31 - 43
Two 1.5 hours practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
end of semester written test (1000-word equivalent)25
oral/aural work - short tests, exercises (1,400-word equivalent)35
written work - short tests, exercises (1,600-word equivalent)40