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HISPANIC STUDIES

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SP 2026 / SP 2526
SPANISH LANGUAGE 4
CREDIT POINTS 15

Course Co-ordinator: Ms M Fernandez (HS1) and Ms J Thurlow (HS2)

Pre-requisite(s): SP 2025 or SP 2525.

Building on work done in SP 2025 / SP 2525, the course will develop further language skills, both receptive (aural comprehension capacity through tuition based on audio and video material; reading comprehension through analysis of written Spanish and translation into English) and productive (composition and letter-writing; translation into Spanish; oral language). Classes on grammatical and linguistic analysis will contribute to the development of both sets of skills. In addition students will complete a structured self learning programme of aural study and grammatical reinforcement study.

2 weekly one-hour written language and grammar classes; 1 weekly one-hour oral practice class.

1st Attempt: Written exercises (20%); class test (10%); Oral skills (10%); 1 two-hour written examination (60%).

Resit: 1 two-hour written examination (100%).