SPA0502 - Spanish 2


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written exam with oral examination
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Written exam with oral examination 100/100 4 hours F

Course content

The course gives an introduction to Spanish language with emphasis on pronunciation, listening comprehension, basic grammar and written exercises.

Learning outcome


The candidate

  • is expected to be familiar with basic, Spanish grammar for practical usage
  • is expected to be familiar with various forms of address both in the private and professional sphere
  • is expected to develop a vocabulary in order to compare culturally dependent matters in Norway and the Spanish speaking countries


The candidate

  • is expected to make him or herself understood in both oral and written Spanish on level A2
  • is expected to present a project
  • is expected to understand simple texts and articles about cultural matters in Spanish
  • is expected to produce similar texts in Spanish as well as notes, summaries, letters, e-mails and short essays

Learning methods and activities

A combination of lectures and seminars. Students will complete three mandatory assignments during the semester, of which at least one is an oral presentation. Written assignments may consist of several short, written hand-ins. All mandatory assignments must be approved within the fixed deadlines in order for the student to be able to sit the exam. It is the responsibility of the student to keep updated on deadlines and requirements for this course.

Approved obligatory assignments are valid for 2 semesters (the semester in which the approval is given, plus the following semester). All obligatory assignments must be completed in the same semester.

Compulsory assignments

  • 3 exercises

Further on evaluation


- Written exam, 4 hours. The exam must be answered in Spanish. Information about which dictionaries, if any, you are allowed to consult during the written exam will be available in the reading list at the beginning of the semester.

- The final assessment is adjusted through an oral examination (duration: 10 minutes). The oral exam will be held in Spanish. The oral examination will be cancelled if the written exam has been failed by the examiners.

Students who fail the exam must retake both parts.

Course materials

The reading list will be made available at the beginning of the semester.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SPA1101 7.5 AUTUMN 2009
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: First degree


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2024

Language of instruction: Spanish

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Spanish
  • Language and Literature
  • Language Studies
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature


Examination arrangement: Written exam with oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Written exam with oral examination 100/100 F 2023-10-11 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
SL310 Sluppenvegen 14 1
Spring ORD Written exam with oral examination 100/100 F INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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