Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
This is a fast-paced language course for students with some previous knowledge of Spanish who have been allocated onto this course by our diagnostic test. It is aimed at students intending to pursue an honours (single or joint) degree in Hispanic Studies but is also suitable for students on other degree programmes.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This course has a diagnostic test which you must take before selecting this course. More information about the Diagnostic Tests
Pre-requisites: Some previous knowledge of Spanish or A-Levels, Highers or equivalent. All students must sit a diagnostic test before enrolling for this course.
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 basic communicative fluency.
This course may not be taken by students who qualify for Spanish Language 3 or any other more advanced courses. Students will be allocated to be appropriate Level 1 Spanish language course on the basis of a diagnostic test taken at the start of the academic year.
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
1st Attempt: One 2-hour written exam (60%), four written assessments (20%), oral component (20%).
In addition, there will be a mock exam (ungraded).
Resit: One 2-hour written exam (100%)
Regular formative assessments of different aspects of written and oral Spanish language.