Full Title:Spanish 2
Module Code:SPAN B7Z02
 
Credits: 5
Valid From:Semester 2 - 2012/13 ( February 2013 )
Module Delivered in 11 programme(s)
Module Description:To consolidate students' knowledge of Spanish language by developing communicative competence and language awareness
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Interact with native Spanish speakers from Spain and Latin America on a range of familiar topics, and make a short presentation
  2. Use communication strategies for social interaction
  3. Apply the principles of syllabic equality when speaking
  4. Demonstrate understanding of both gist and detail of an authentic Spanish text on a familiar topic
  5. Write in a structured and cohesive manner
  6. Describe further aspects of contemporary life in Spain and Latin America
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Fundamentals of Grammar
Present Indicative - Regular and Irregular Verbs
Fundamentals of Grammar
Present Indicative - Stem Changing verbs
Fundamentals of Grammar
Present Indicative - Ir / Dar
Fundamentals of Grammar
Reflexive verbs
Fundamentals of Grammar
IR A + Infinitive
Fundamentals of Grammar
Present Progressive
Fundamentals of Grammar
Comparative and Superlative
Fundamentals of Grammar
Prepositions
Fundamentals of Grammar
Pronouns
Fundamentals of Grammar
Revision of Ser / Estar
Spanish for General Purposes
Customs and Celebrations of the Spanish speaking world
Spanish for General Purposes
Parties / Food / Beverages
Spanish for General Purposes
Travel / Accomodation / Transport
Spanish for General Purposes
Daily Routine
Spanish for General Purposes
Hobbies / Interests
Intercultural Project
n/a
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work60.00%
End of Module Formal Examination40.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Continuous Assessment Aural Test 1,2 20.00 0 0 n/a 0
Oral Examination/Interview Oral Test 1,2,3 30.00 0 0 n/a 0
Continuous Assessment Intercultural Project 1,2,3,4,6 10.00 0 0 n/a 0
No Project
No Practical
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 4,5,6 40.00 0 0 End-of-Semester 0

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Tutorial No Description 1.00 Every Week 1.00
Directed Reading No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Study No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 4.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Directed Reading No Description 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Independent Study No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
Resources
Recommended Book Resources
  • Collins Spanish Dictionary
  • Sol Garson, Sonia Asli, Rosa Martinez 2005, Español Mundial, III Ed., Hodder Murray London UK
  • Jarvis Lebredo Mena-Ayllon 2009, ¿Cómo se Dice?, 9 Ed., Heinle Boston USA
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • n/a: Extracts from RNE, TVE and Euronews
  • n/a: Teleste/Divace/ SANAKO language learning software (Language Laboratory)
  • n/a: Multimedia language room
  • n/a: DKIT Library
  • Link: Library Catalogue
  • Link: Library Catalogue
  • Website: www.elpais.com
  • Website: http://dublin.cervantes.es/en/default.sh tm
  • Website: www.bbc.co.uk/mundo

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