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SP2525: SPANISH LANGUAGE 3 (2018-2019)

Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07

Course Overview

This course follows Spanish Language 2 or can be taken by students who have the required level of Spanish as determined by the placement test (see below).

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 2
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study Yes
Diagnostic Test

This course has a diagnostic test which you must take before selecting this course. More information about the Diagnostic Tests

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Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

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

What other courses must be taken with this course?


What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?


Course Description

The course will involve three closely integrated classes per week to develop speaking, writing and listening skills, and a further hour to assist students towards the rapid development of communicative fluency. In addition to the three weekly classes, students follow a programme of private audio-visual study.

Further Information & Notes

Not available to students qualified for Spanish Language 1, 2, 4 or higher level courses and/or native speakers of Spanish. Students who have not recently completed Spanish Language 2 will sit a placement test to ensure they have been allocated to the appropriate level course.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers

Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 31 August 2023 for 1st half-session courses and 22 December 2023 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

1st Attempt

2 hours written exam > 50%

1 class test >10%

3 written assessments > 15%

Oral skills > 25%



2-hour written examination (100%).


Formative Assessment

Regular formative assessments of different aspects of written and spoken Spanish language.


The above assessments are given CAS marks, and written or verbal feedback is also given. Additional informal feedback on performance is also given in written language classes and oral classes.

Course Learning Outcomes


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