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Theories and Methods: Spain and Latin America - SPAN4113

Year - 2020

This unit exposes students to critical research methodologies and theories central to socio- political inquiry into subjects and cultural phenomena pertaining in Spanish and Latin American Studies. Some of the models and approaches have arisen outside the Spain and the Americas and some are particular to Spanish or Latin(o) American contexts. Detailed exposition of applied methodologies and theory in social and cultural research is undertaken, and in each session we examine articles or projects that have used these models, or a combination of them.

1x2hr tutorial/week.

1x 3000wd Research essay (50%), 1x 1500wd Seminar presentation (25%), 1x 1500wd Commentary on theory and method (25%)


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: Honours
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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