Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
This course follows Spanish Language 1 or can be taken by students who have the required level of Spanish as determined by the placement test (see below).
This is a fast-paced language course and 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||Second 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: SP1027 OR some previous knowledge of Spanish or A-Levels, Highers or equivalent. All students must sit a diagnostic test before enrolling for this course.
Students attend 2 lectures and 1 grammar seminar per week to develop speaking, writing and listening skills, and attend a further hour to assist students towards the rapid development of basic communicative fluency. Students are also required to pursue private study and to submit regular written work.
This course may not be taken by students who qualify for Spanish Language 1, 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.