SPAN203-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020

Spanish Conversation and Pronunciation

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020

Description

Conducted strictly in Spanish, this course will offer students an opportunity to engage in conversation on a number of captivating topics given in a variety of formats with the goal of further developing oral proficiency, improving grammatical accuracy and improving pronunciation. Different types of discourse such as narration, debate, and dramatic dialogue will be emphasized. At the same time, students will also be exposed to other language skills such as listening, reading and writing.

Pre-requisites

SPAN201 or
placement test.

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 12:00 - 13:00 Jack Erskine 239 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 12:00 - 13:00 Jack Erskine 239 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 12:00 - 13:00 Jack Erskine 239 13 Jul - 23 Aug
7 Sep - 18 Oct

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Quizzes (6) 10%
Written commentaries (4) 15% See weekly schedule for due date
Film review 5% See weekly schedule for due date
Oral tests (2) 20% Week 6 and week 12
Oral presentation 15% Due week 11 and week 12
Supersite homework 10% See weekly schedule for due date
Class attendance and participation 25%

Textbooks / Resources

Required Texts

José A. Blanco; Revista: conversación sin barreras; Fifth edition; Vista Higher Learning, 2018 (supplied by the department).

Course links

Library portal

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $777.00

International fee $3,375.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences.

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