University of Technology Sydney

97508 US Latin American Relations

8cp; 2 x 1.5hpw, tutorials. To comply with health advice from NSW Health, the planned delivery of this subject for Spring 2021 has been adjusted. Activities scheduled for campus until the 27th of August (inclusive) are being moved online. Timetabled activities for the remainder of the session will be held on campus only if the public health situation permits face-to-face learning in available teaching spaces. Please log into Canvas and monitor your UTS email for the latest advice concerning subject delivery and assessment information.; availability: exchange and study abroad students with faculty approval
Requisite(s): 97506 Spanish Language and Culture 6 OR 97507 Human Rights in Hispanophone Societies


This subject provides students who have a firm command of the Spanish language, with more advanced reading, listening, speaking and writing skills. It corresponds to Level C1+ of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Students examine and engage with a broad range of popular cultural texts in order to express their ideas and arguments in Castilian and Latin American Spanish with regard to US and Latin American relations. Students develop intercultural understanding and engagement by recognising, exploring, interpreting and moving between the languages and practices of two or more cultures.

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Spring session, City campus

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