This module is intended to develop language skills at a very quick pace and introduce the structures, lexicon and skills necessary to communicate in the foreign language. The focus will be on a more formal analysis of the language as a system. It will equip students with the knowledge, tools and techniques necessary for effective independent language learning. Students will learn to analyse, understand and practice grammatical structures in different contexts.
After satisfactorily completing the course you should be able to:
The module lasts for three terms, 3 contact hours per week per term.
A focus early on in this module will be to facilitate and support the development of your time management and independent study skills. This will help you to manage the fast pace and challenge of starting a new language ab initio. Methods of support will include:
There are two components to the final assessment:
About this module
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Ab initio Spanish language skills
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