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RU4104   Advanced Russian Language 4: Communication Skills

Academic year(s): 2019-2020

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 15

ECTS credits : 7

Level : SCQF Level 10

Semester: 2

Availability restrictions: Not automatically available to General Degree students

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 must pass RU4101

Anti-requisite(s): You cannot take this module if you take RU4102

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 2 hour Seminars (11 weeks)

Scheduled learning hours: 22

Guided independent study hours: 128

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 3-hour Written Examination = 20%, Practical Examination = 40%, Coursework = 40%

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

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


Module coordinator: Mrs S Booth
Module teaching staff: Mrs Svetlana Booth