Diploma in Modern Languages


For candidates admitted under Rule (b) or Rule (c)

A six credit point unit is estimated to require a total workload of approximately 150 hours per unit (this means about 12 to 15 hours per week per unit).

Program of Study

Credit Points

Advanced Standing
Block Advanced Standing on the basis of admission
6 cps
Block Advanced Standing 6  
Core Unit
Complete the following unit:
6 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
EDLA315 Teaching in a Bilingual Context: PrEx 20 days 6  
Curiculum Units
Complete 12 credit points from the following curriculum areas:
12 cps
Secondary Languages  
EDLA385 Languages Teaching I 6  
EDLA386 Languages Teaching II 6  
Primary Languages  
EDLA330 Teaching Languages in the Primary School 6  
EDLA385 Languages Teaching I 6  
Listed Units for this Language
Complete 12 to 24 credit points from the following units:
12-24 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
SPAN201 Intermediate Spanish Language I 6  
SPAN202 Intermediate Spanish Language II 6  
SPAN301 Advanced Spanish Language 6  
SPAN302 Talking Cine: Spanish Conversation on Film 6  
And complete 0 to 12 credit points from the following units: 0-12 cps
ICLU300 In-Country Language Unit 6  
SPAN203 The Sound of Spanish: Diction, Dialects and Diversity 6  
SPAN204 Hispanic Culture and Heritage 6  
SPAN303 Travellers' Tales: The Invention of Latin America 6  
SPAN304 Theory and Practice of Translation 6  
SPAN305 Latin American Voices 6  
SPAN306 Latin American Rhythms and Politics: From Tango to Rock 6  
Total 48 cps

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