Language and Linguistics
Undergraduate: Level 5
Thursday 03 October 2019
Friday 26 June 2020
28 March 2019
Requisites for this module
LA430 or LA421 or LA422
The Department of Language and Linguistics can offer guidance on prior knowledge or qualification exemptions.
BA R9R4 European Studies with Spanish,
BA R9R9 European Studies with Spanish (Including Foundation Year),
BA RR49 Spanish Studies and Modern Languages,
BA RR50 Spanish Studies and Modern Languages (5 Years Including Foundation Year),
BA R4T7 Spanish Studies with Latin American Studies,
BA RT97 Spanish, Portuguese and Brazilian Studies,
BA RT99 Spanish, Portuguese and Brazilian Studies (5 Years Including Foundation Year)
This course will focus on expanding vocabulary and improving listening and oral skills. During the first term we will consolidate grammatical structures, whilst on the second term we will also work on more advanced grammar. Through the use of authentic texts, films and conversation with native speakers, students should acquire a wider knowledge of the Spanish and Latin American culture and history.
The course is divided into topics and we will dedicate between two to three weeks to each one.
The topics covered are:
* La emigración española
* Los jóvenes españoles
* La revolución familiar
* La moda
* La Universidad en España
* La comunicación
* El fotoperiodismo
To reach the equivalent of a B2.1 at the end of the year.
- Communicate about topical subjects.
- Improve vocabulary about specific topics.
- Widen knowledge of Spanish and Latin American culture and history.
- Being able to debate and maintain a conversation on current affairs in Spanish.
No additional information available.
4 classes per week for 21 weeks in which we practice the 4 language skills:
reading (vocabulary), grammar, listening and conversation.
This module does not appear to have any essential texts. To see non-essential items, please refer to the module's reading list.
Assessment items, weightings and deadlines
|Coursework / exam
||Grammar and vocabulary - test 1
||Grammar & Vocabulary - test 2
||120 minutes during Summer (Main Period) (Main)
Module supervisor and teaching staff
Ms. Teresa Torres
Ms. T. Torres, office: 4.213, telephone: 01206 872110, email: email@example.com
No external examiner information available for this module.
Available via Moodle
Of 152 hours, 151 (99.3%) hours available to students:
1 hours not recorded due to service coverage or fault;
0 hours not recorded due to opt-out by lecturer(s).
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