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GH2509: GAELIC FOR ADVANCED BEGINNERS 2B (2019-2020)

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Course Overview

This course follows on from GH2009 and is for people who started learning in their first year.  It continues to develop a range of linguistic competencies in written and oral language.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 2
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Maria Coira

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Programme Level 2

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The course will place special emphasis on the grammatical structure of the language by extending and developing grammatical knowledge previously acquired. Grammar sessions will concentrate on the acquisition of new structures and concepts with an opportunity being given to consolidate grammar learnt through translation and comprehension exercises. Confidence in speaking the language will also be developed through a variety of approaches and materials.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • BSc Behavioural Studies with Gaelic
  • MA Scottish Studies

Contact Teaching Time

44 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 3 Language Seminars during University weeks 25 - 35
  • 1 Oral during University weeks 25 - 35

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Summative Assessments

Oral continuous assessment

Exam Type Summative Weighting 20
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback

The above assessments are given CAS marks and written feedback. General verbal feedback is given in class. Additional written and/or verbal feedback is given on an individual basis as required.

Learning Outcomes
NameKnowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
No data available

Exam

Exam Type Summative Weighting 60
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback
Learning Outcomes
NameKnowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
No data available

Exam Type Summative Weighting 20
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback

The above assessments are given CAS marks and written feedback. General verbal feedback is given in class. Additional written and/or verbal feedback is given on an individual basis as required.

Learning Outcomes
NameKnowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
No data available

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Resit Assessments

Oral Exam

Exam Type Summative Weighting 30
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback
Learning Outcomes
NameKnowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Exam

Exam Type Summative Weighting 70
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback
Learning Outcomes
NameKnowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
No data available

Course Learning Outcomes

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