Dr Raquel Bra Núñez
Started at UWA: 2019
Spanish teacher with a passion for linguistics, communication and literature
To learn a new language it is essential to practise and not be afraid of making mistakes.Dr Raquel Bra Núñez
Dr Raquel Bra Núñez is a visiting professor, Spanish teacher and lecturer at the UWA School of Humanities, specialising in Spanish language, Spanish literature, Latin American literature and foreign language teaching. Raquel completed her tertiary studies in her hometown, A Coruña, a city of Galicia in Spain. As a qualified educator, she has taught people of all ages in academia, secondary schools and tertiary institutions.
Her love of the Spanish language, culture and literature, as well as her passion for linguistics and communication, stems from her undergraduate studies in Hispanic Philology. Since her first introduction into the realm of language, Raquel knew that she wanted to work in teaching. She considers teaching a two-way street, she loves imparting knowledge to the next generation of critical thinkers as well as learning from her students as they challenge her with questions.
- PhD in Spanish Literature (Universidade da Coruña, Spain)
- MA Spanish Teaching as Second Language (UNED, Spain)
- Spanish language
- Spanish literature
- Latin American literature
- Foreign language teaching
She teaches the following: