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ATS3201

Faculty of Arts

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Monash University Handbook 2011 Undergraduate - Unit

6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.

LevelUndergraduate
FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedOverseas First semester 2011 (Off-campus Day)
Overseas Second semester 2011 (Off-campus Day)
Coordinator(s)Dr Marisa Cordella

Notes

Previously coded SPN3311

Synopsis

This unit will allow students to undertake a subject in the domain of Spanish or Latin American Studies in a university with which Monash University has an exchange agreement. On completion students will have expanded their understanding and knowledge of the Spanish and/or Latin American culture by studying a unit in the area of linguistics, cinema and/or contemporary literature.

Objectives

Students completing this unit should have gained a comprehensive understanding of Spanish and/or Latin American culture by studying in one of the approved institutions and living in an Hispanic environment for a length of time. Students should have succeeded in following the lectures and tutorials in Spanish in the overseas university. Students should have developed a higher level of independence in their studies leading to critical thinking and analytical skills.

Assessment

Students are required to enrol in a semester-length unit, fulfil attendance and assessment requirements as specified by the host institution for the study of a unit equivalent to a Monash University 6 credit points.

Chief examiner(s)

Marisa Cordella Masini

Contact hours

Equivalent to a Monash University 6 credit points

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Spanish and Latin American studies

Prerequisites

A result of 75% or more in units completed in Spanish and successful completion of ATS2194, ATS2196 or special permission from the unit co-ordinator.