Module code: R4017
15 credits in autumn teaching
Teaching method: Class, Seminar
Assessment modes: Coursework
Your knowledge of syntax will be revised and progressed and active knowledge of lexis increased. Speaking, listening, reading and written skills will be raised to a higher level through the study of authentic texts taken from a variety of media. The study of relevant current affairs will be an important element of the module.
Module learning outcomes
- The successful student will demonstrate an adequate command of syntax and knowledge of lexis by the production of various pieces of written work, both formative and summative, in the TL.
- S/he will thereby evidence a capacity to research independently and to meet deadlines.
- S/he will also demonstrate a critical understanding of certain issues of contemporary significance in the relevant society.
- S/he will demonstrate intellectual sophistication of an appropriate standard by the quality of analysis and coherence of argument developed in written exercises.