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RU4104   Russian Communication Skills

Academic year(s): 2017-2018

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 15

ECTS credits : 7

Level : SCQF Level 10

Semester: 2

Planned timetable: To be arranged.

This module aims to give students confidence in communicating in Russian in a range of contexts, both spoken and written. Classes follow a given theme each week, on which are based student debates, role-plays and written work. Particular attention is given to the expression of emotional and attitudinal standpoints with concrete applications to everyday social situations.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you should pass RU4101

Anti-requisite(s): In taking this module you cannot take RU4102

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 1-hour oral class, 1 surgery hour, 1-hour video class or written work.

Scheduled learning hours: 22

Guided independent study hours: 128

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 20-minute Oral Examination = 40%, Audio-visual Examination = 20%, Coursework = 40%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 0%
Practical examinations : 60%
Coursework: 40%

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

Personnel

Module coordinator: Mrs S Booth