Units of Study

SPAN4011 - Spanish & Latin American Studies Hons A

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Vek Lewis


The Honours program in Spanish and Latin American Studies consists of:
1. a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff
2. two seminars that meet weekly for two hours, one in each semester.

The thesis should be of 18000-20000 words in length. Each seminar requires 7000-8000 words of written work or its equivalent.

The thesis is worth 60% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars is worth 20%.

Students may choose, according to their needs, the following suggested pathway models of two seminar courses in 2011:

Cultural Studies in Hispanophone Contexts, Semester 1 (Dr Anne Walsh, Assoc Prof Kathryn Crameri and Dr Fernanda Peñaloza) AND Citizenship and Belonging in Latino USA, Semester 2 (Dr Vek Lewis) OR
Cultures and Languages of Spain, Semester 1 (Assoc Prof Kathryn Crameri) AND
Critical Theory and Methodologies, Semester 2 (Dr Vek Lewis, Dr Anne Walsh and Assoc Prof Kathryn Crameri)

For more information, contact Dr Vek Lewis, Chair of Department.


A thesis of 18000-20000 words in length and 7000-8000 words of written work or its equivalent for each seminar.


Two seminars that meet weekly for two hours each, one in each semester.


48 senior credit points in Spanish and Latin American Studies with at least a Credit average. At least 24 credit points must be in language units of study.

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