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SP2002   Spanish Language and Critical Approaches to Texts 2

Academic year(s): 2018-2019

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 20

ECTS credits : 10

Level : SCQF level 8

Semester: 2

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.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass SP2001 or pass SP2005

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).

Scheduled learning hours: 41

Guided independent study hours: 159

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%

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

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