Credit points: 15
This subject is an introduction to the historical, social and cultural realities of Latin America and Spain through a number of case studies. It focuses on such topics as colonialism, art and society, politics and history, and other relevant areas. Learning activities are designed to help students grow in their intercultural understanding and academic writing skills.
SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorJose Luis Fernandez Castillo
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
Available as ElectiveYes
Learning ActivitiesClass exercises in pairs and groups.In-class discussions.Quizzes and test.All reading for class.oral presentations & test.
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Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
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Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJose Luis Fernandez Castillo
LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 hour lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
SeminarWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
Quizzes (1,600-word equivalent)
|Quizzes||Individual||No||40||SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|
End of semester test (1,200-word equivalent)
|Other written exam||Individual||No||30||SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|
Oral presentation in class followed by discussion (1,200-word equivalent)
|Oral presentation||Individual||No||30||SILO1, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|