Short Title:Spanish 2
Full Title:Spanish 2
Module Code:SPAN H1014
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Combined
Module Delivered in 12 programme(s)
Reviewed By:GLENN MEHTA
Module Author:Bronach Gollogly
Module Description:The aim of this module is to further familiarise learners with grammatical structures and relevant vocabulary necessary to comprehend and communicate in Spanish and to understand the socio-cultural & professional environment of Spain and Spanish speaking countries consistent with level A1 of the Common European Framework for Language Learning.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Converse in Spanish on topics of a general and specific nature.
LO2 Read and demonstrate an understanding of selected articles in Spanish.
LO3 Write short passages accurately in Spanish using correct structures and some idiomatic expressions.
LO4 Illustrate an understanding of selected audio and video materials of a general & subject-specific nature.
LO5 Consider, discuss, and write about aspects of Spanish society and culture.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment May take the form of In-class/online written assessment 2,3,5 20.00 Week 6
Continuous Assessment May take the form of In-class listening assessment 4 15.00 Week 8
Continuous Assessment May take the form of speaking, functional-based tasks 1 15.00 Week 10
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 2,3,5 50.00 End-of-Semester

IT Tallaght reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class-based instruction 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Supplemental online reading/listening/speaking/writing materials and activities 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class-based instruction 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Supplemental online reading/listening/speaking/writing materials and activities 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Spanish–English,English –Spanish, Dictionary, Collins
Recommended Book Resources
  • Schmitt, Conrad 2014, Schaum's Outline Spanish Grammar, 6th Ed., McGraw Hill Professional New York
  • Nissemberg, Gilda 2013, Practice makes perfect, McGraw-Hill Contemporary New York
  • Martin, Ernesto et al 2013, Gente Hoy 1, Difusión Spain
  • Jaime Corpas et al 2014, Aula Internacional 1, L/E Ed., Difusión Spain
  • Holden,Cathy 2017, Spanish 1: Palgrave MacMIllan, Palgrave & Macmillan Uk
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • website: www.bbc.co.uk/languages
  • website: www.espanol-extra.co.uk
  • website: www.elmundo.es
  • website: www.spanishlistening.org
  • website: www.vocalproject.eu
  • website: www.rsgo.eu
  • website: www.languagesonline.org.uk
 

Module Delivered in

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TA_BMKDM_D Bachelor of Arts in Digital Marketing 2 Elective
TA_BAMNG_B Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Management 2 Elective
TA_BAMKT_B Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Marketing 2 Elective
TA_BITNL_B Bachelor of Business (Hons) International Business 2 Elective
TA_BAMNG_D Bachelor of Business in Management 2 Elective
TA_BMKTG_D (1 year add on) Bachelor of Business in Marketing 2 Elective
TA_BAMKT_D Bachelor of Business in Marketing 2 Elective
TA_BITNL_D Bachelor of Business International Business 2 Elective
TA_KACOI_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Language (French/ German/ Spanish) 2 Elective
TA_BMKTG_C Higher Certificate in Business in Marketing 2 Elective