SPAN06001 2021 Spanish Language, Culture and Contemporary Media 1.1

General Details

Full Title
Spanish Language, Culture and Contemporary Media 1.1
Transcript Title
Spanish Language, Culture and
Code
SPAN06001
Attendance
75 %
Subject Area
SPAN - Spanish
Department
MKTS - Marketing, Tourism & Sport
Level
06 - NFQ Level 6
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2021 - Full Academic Year 2021-22
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Mr. John Kelleher, Clare Kelly-Lahon, Juan Manuel Real Espinosa
Programme Membership
SG_BINTE_B07 202200 Bachelor of Business in International Tourism with Event Management SG_BMKTG_B07 202000 Bachelor of Business in Marketing SG_BMARK_H08 202000 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Marketing SG_BACCO_C06 202100 Higher Certificate in Business in Accounting L6 SG_BADMN_B07 202100 Bachelor of Business in Business Administration L7 SG_BBUSI_C06 202100 Higher Certificate in Business in Business Studies L6 SG_BBUSI_H08 202100 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Business L8 (Ab-initio) SG_BBUSS_B07 202100 Bachelor of Business in Business L7 SG_BFINA_H08 202100 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Business in Finance and Investment SG_BOFFI_C06 202100 Higher Certificate in Business in Business in Office Administration SG_BSALE_B07 202100 Bachelor of Business in Business in Marketing and Sales SG_BTOUR_H08 202100 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Business in Tourism with Event Management SG_BTOUR_B07 202100 Bachelor of Business in Business in Tourism with Event Management SG_BINTE_H08 202100 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in International Marketing and Languages
Description

This Module introduces and reinforces essential language skills while also introducing the cultures of Spanish-speaking societies. Through a combination of text-based material and contemporary media, the student will consolidate key language skills at this level and develop cultural awareness. This is an accelerated ab-initio Spanish course and on completion of the Semester, the student will move towards performing at Level A1 within the CEFR Framework for Language Learning (Council of Europe Guidelines)

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Progress towards achieving Level A1 (Basic User) within the Common European Framework for Language Learning (Council of Europe Guidelines)

2.

OVERALL READING COMPREHENSION Can understand very short, simple texts a single phrase at a time, picking up familiar names, words and basic phrases and rereading as required.

3.

OVERALL SPOKEN PRODUCTION Can produce simple mainly isolated phrases about people and places.

4.

OVERALL WRITTEN PRODUCTION Can write simple isolated phrases and sentences.

5.

AUDIO-VISUAL RECEPTION Can recognise familiar words and phrases and identify the topics in headline news summaries and many of the products in advertisements, by exploiting visual information and general knowledge.

Teaching and Learning Strategies

Language seminars

Listening and comprehension

Cultural project work

Audio-visual and Modern Media materials

Module Assessment Strategies

Role plays

Oral presentations.

Written test 

Project presentation

Portfolio assessment

Voice and video recordings

Repeat Assessments

All elements of the assessments may be repeated accordingly.

Indicative Syllabus

Understand and use familiar every day expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of needs of a concrete type.

Introduce oneself and others; ask and answer questions about personal details e.g. where he/she lives; people he/she knows; things he/she has.

Interact in a simple way provided the other person speaks slowly and clearly, and is prepared to help.

Present certain aspect of the culture of the Spanish speaking world.

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
100 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Oral Exam oral tests Continuous Assessment Assessment 50 % OnGoing 1,2,3,4
2 Written and aural tests Continuous Assessment Assessment 50 % OnGoing 1,2,3,4,5
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Flat Classroom Lecture 4 Weekly 4.00
Independent Learning Not Specified Independent learning 3 Weekly 3.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Required & Recommended Book List

Required Reading
2013-04-30 Gente Hoy: Libro del alumno + CD 1 (A1-A2) Difusion Centro de Publicacion y Publicaciones de Idiomas, S.L.
ISBN 9788415620785 ISBN-13 9788415620785

Rare book

Module Resources

URL Resources

https://marcoele.com/gramatica-a/

https://marcoele.com/gramatica-b/