SPAN B7Z14 - Spanish 3

Full Title:Spanish 3
Module Code:SPAN B7Z14
 
Credits: 5
Valid From:Semester 2 - 2012/13 ( February 2013 )
Module Delivered in 10 programme(s)
Module Description:The aim of this module is to advance the learners’ communicative competence with emphasis upon an expansion of register and increased language awareness.
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Interact in spoken Spanish in situations relevant to students.
  2. Understand and reproduce features of Spanish pronunciation such as intonation and rhythmic groups.
  3. Write simple connected text about personal experiences and impressions.
  4. Demonstrate comprehension of authentic aural and written material.
  5. Show an appreciation of culture-specific aspects of Spanish and Latin American society.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Content
• Accommodation • Tourism and travel • Banking, running errands • Shopping for groceries and preparing meals • Cities and regions of Spain and Latin America • Cultural practices and traditions
The following grammar elements will be taught in context:
• Preterite (simple past) tense • Present progressive tense • Present tense of irregular verbs • ser v estar (continued) • Pronouns
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 2,4 20.00 0 0 n/a 0
Continuous Assessment Intercultural project 1,3,5 10.00 0 0 n/a 0
Continuous Assessment Oral examination 1,2,5 30.00 0 0 n/a 0
Other Final written examination 3,4,5 40.00 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 3,4,5 40.00 0 0 End-of-Semester 0
Reassessment Requirement
A repeat examination
Reassessment of this module will consist of a repeat examination. It is possible that there will also be a requirement to be reassessed in a coursework element.

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 In class contact 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Directed Reading Readings as directed by lecturer 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Study Self directed learning 2.00 Every Week 2.00
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
Supplementary Book Resources
  • Schmitt, C. J., Schaum’s Outlines: Spanish Grammar, 5th ed., McGraw Hill, 2008
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • n/a: Spanish-English/English-Spanish dictionary
  • n/a: Teleste/Divace language-learning software
  • n/a: Talk Spanish (BBC video/DVD)
  • n/a: Sueños World Spanish (BBC video/DVD)
  • Link: Library Catalogue
  • Link: Library Catalogue

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