Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Students continue to acquire Spanish through a communicative approach to language learning but on a more advanced level than Spanish 1. Throughout the semester, cultural aspects of the Hispanic world continue to be incorporated into the language classes.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMeredith Wrigley

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesClass exercises in pairs or groups, oral exam, listening exercises, tests, quizzes.

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules



Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready


Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

COMMUNICATION - Communicating and Influencing
COMMUNICATION - Cultural Intelligence and Global Perspective
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Creativity and Innovation
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Research and Evidence-Based Inquiry
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Adaptability and Self-Management
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Ethical and Social Responsibility
PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL - Leadership and Teamwork

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Hold a 10 minute conversation in Spanish about the topics seen in class throughout the semester.
02. Understand and answer questions in Spanish about simple audio texts that deal with the topics seen in class throughout the semester.
03. Use accurately and in context the Spanish grammar structures seen in class throughout the semester.
04. Write texts of up to 150 words using a range of Spanish vocabulary and grammar structures appropriate for this level.
05. Use accurately and in context the vocabulary seen in class throughout the semester.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMeredith Wrigley

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 hour lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via blended.
The lecture will cover the grammatical points studied.

PracticalWeek: 30 - 42
Two 1.50 hour practical per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via blended.
In the practical classes students will develop their communicative skills.


Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Five short quizzes (800-word equivalent)

N/AQuizzesIndividualNo20 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Mid-semester exam: listening, grammar/vocabulary, writing(1,200-word equivalent)

N/AOther written examIndividualNo30 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

End of semester exams: listening, grammar/vocabulary, writing + oral exam(2,000-word equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo50 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5