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SPA1201 - Spanish Proficiency 1

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination and Oral examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Oral examination 1/3 10 minutes
Home examination 2/3 4 hours A

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination and Oral examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Oral examination 1/3 10 minutes HJELPEMIDD
Written examination 2/3 4 hours G

Course content

Students will acquire basic written and oral proficiency in Spanish at level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Learning outcome

KNOWLEDGE
The candidate
- has knowledge of everyday culture in the Spanish-speaking communities
- has knowledge of different types of text
- has knowledge of the different parts of speech and can apply these according to the grammatical system
- has knowledge of Spanish sentence structures

SKILLS
The candidate
- can understand and communicate in written and oral Spanish at level B1 with high degree of grammatical correctness
- can participate in conversations on familiar subjects in Spanish
- can make efficient use of reference books
- can read, understand and talk about Spanish texts about common everyday topics
-can use Spanish sentence structure correctly
-can make conversations about events in past tense, present tense and future tense, with correct use of the Spanish verbal system


GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS
The candidate
- can plan and carry out comprehensive linguistics tasks
- is able to reflect critically on his/her own academic practice and adjust this practice under supervision
-can make efficient use of relevant professional tools

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and seminars focusing on proficiency training in Spanish. Students must work in study groups and write logs throughout the semester.

Approved obligatory assignments are valid for 2 semesters. All obligatory assignments must be completed in the same semester.

Compulsory assignments

  • 4 obligatory activities

Further on evaluation

- Written exam, 4 hours
- Oral examination, approximately 10 minutes
Each of the exams are graded separately. The written exam counts as 2/3 and the oral examination counts as 1/3 of the final grade. Only the final grade will be listed on official diplomas and transcripts of records from NTNU.

Both the written exam and the oral examination must receive the grade E or better in order for the student to receive a passing grade. If a student fails one or both parts of the exam, they must retake both parts of the exam. If a student resits a passed exam, they must retake both parts of the exam.

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.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

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

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SPA1002 4.5 01.09.2014
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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Spanish

Location: Trondheim

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

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Home examination and Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination 1/3
Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Home examination 2/3 A

Release 2020-12-01

Submission 2020-12-01

Release 09:00

Submission 13:00

INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates

Examination arrangement: Written examination and Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Oral examination 1/3 HJELPEMIDD INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Written examination 2/3 G 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.
Examination

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