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Latin American Popular Culture - SPAN2622

Year - 2020

This unit, taught in Spanish, presents students with a variety of Latin American texts from modern and contemporary popular culture. Students are exposed to a range of different traditions and approaches to reading popular forms in the context of the history and culture of Latin America.

1x2hr seminar/week

1x3000wd Essay (50%), 1xOral Presentation (equivalent to 1500wds) (20%), 2xshort written tasks (equivalent to 1500wds) (30%)


12 credit points at 1000 level in Spanish and Latin American Studies or SPAN3001


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Spanish and Latin American Studies
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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