12 Spanish

12SPA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrshu K. Torrealba

In Year 12 Spanish you expand on what you covered in Level 1 and learn to handle more complex language in order to discuss areas of interest for young people and justify your ideas. The focus of this course is on developing communication skills. 

Topics covered will include:

  • The media and technology
  • Health matters
  • The environment
  • Youth and family matters
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Film study

Pathway

13 Spanish

Work opportunities worldwide are enhanced by knowledge of Spanish. It is the chosen second language of many people in the world and native speakers number well over 425 million in more than 23 countries. Spanish is spoken by a third of the world's population in all corners of the globe and is the chosen second language of many more. It is essential for travel, exchanges and work opportunities in Latin America, Spain and many parts of the United States. It is one of the official languages of the United Nations.
Future areas of use are vast: University study, exchange and scholarship opportunities, post-graduate study at Hispanic universities, medical study in specialist areas, international law, foreign correspondent, publishing, export-import, diplomatic service, music and art, education, tourism and hospitality, volunteer programmes in Latin America and Africa.

Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

Education Perfect $20, ImmerseMe $20.00

Students must also purchase a 1 1B8 exercise book and 1 40 page clearfile.


Recommended Prior Learning

Year 11 Spanish or equivalent.


Credit Information

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91148 v3 Spanish 2.1 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken Spanish texts on familiar matters
2
E
5
A.S. 91149 v2 Spanish 2.3 - Interact using spoken Spanish to share information and justify ideas and opinions in different situations
2
I
5
A.S. 91151 v3 Spanish 2.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of written and/or visual Spanish text(s) on familiar matters
2
E
5
A.S. 91152 v2 Spanish 2.5 - Write a variety of text types in Spanish to convey information, ideas, and opinions in genuine contexts
2
I
5
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.

Pathway Tags

International Law, Foreign Correspondent, Publishing, Export-Import, Diplomatic Service, Music, Art, Education, Tourism and Hospitality, University Study


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