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RU3001   Advanced Russian Language 1, Part 1

Academic year(s): 2017-2018

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 15

ECTS credits : 7

Level : SCQF Level 9

Semester: 1

Planned timetable: To be arranged.

This module is mandatory for all Honours programmes containing a Russian element, except for programmes which include RU3101. It is designed to build on the level of language competence attained at the end RU2202 or RU2204. The module deals with grammar, the practical problems of translation from and into Russian, and introduces essay-writing in Russian. Oral tuition forms an important element of this module.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass at least 2 modules from {RU2201, RU2202, RU2203, RU2204}

Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take RU3005

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 2 language classes, 1 oral class and 1 surgery hour.

Scheduled learning hours: 33

Guided independent study hours: 117

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Practical Test = 15%, Coursework = 25%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 60%
Practical examinations : 15%
Coursework: 25%

Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 100%