Spanish Intensive B

Module code: R4005
Level 4
30 credits in spring teaching
Teaching method: Class, Seminar, Workshop
Assessment modes: Unseen examination, Coursework

The module builds on the language skills, structures and functions taught in Intensive A to enable you to develop to CEFR B1 level in one year. You will improve oral and written fluency, lexis and listening and reading comprehension. A thorough grounding in grammatical functions will be taught through a variety of media and topics.

Module learning outcomes

  • The successful student will demonstrate knowledge of basic grammatical principles and understanding of their syntactical application in written exercises.
  • S/he will demonstrate reading comprehension skills by the analysis of and response to authentic texts in the TL on social or cultural themes.
  • S/he will demonstrate the incipient capacity to write discursively in the TL to satisfactory standards of accuracy and sophistication.
  • So doing, s/he will demonstrate an ability to grasp certain basic theories and concepts, and to develop lines of argument.