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RU3005   Advanced Russian Translation 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 designed to build on the language proficiency attained through a period of study in Russia, on RU3101 or RU3102 or ML3101 (in Russia). The module is based around the study of the finer points of Russian grammar, advanced translation from and into Russian, essay-writing in Russian, and small-group oral classes.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass RU3101 or pass RU3102 or pass ML3101

Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take RU3001

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

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

Scheduled learning hours: 30

Guided independent study hours: 120

Assessment pattern

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

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

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