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SP2002 Spanish Language and Critical Approaches to Texts 2

SCOTCAT credits:20
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 8
Planned timetable:11.00 am

The language part of the module consists of two class hours each week, developing the skills of reading, listening, speaking and writing. Language material will reflect cultural aspects of the Spanish-speaking world. The module maintains progress from SP2001 and SP2005; there is a learning gradient. Literary texts are studied in the context of regions and epochs including Middle Ages and Renaissance in Spain and modern Spanish America.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Compulsory for all degrees involving Spanish

UG Pre-requisite(s):SP2001 or SP2005
UG Co-requisite(s):SP2006 for Joint and Single Honours

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:2 language classes and 1 surgery hour (x 11 weeks), 1 lecture (x 11 weeks), 1 seminar (x 8 weeks).
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 41
  • Guided independent study: 159

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 60%
  • Practical examinations: 0%
  • Coursework: 40%
UG As used by St Andrews:2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
UG Re-assessment:3-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module coordinator:Dr K Anipa
Module teaching staff: