Date of entry

September 2022

Teaching

Throughout Levels 1-4 you will engage in research, moving from assigned and specified activities or studies to more independent practical work.

Most modules in Levels 1 and 2 have two lectures and one tutorial or workshop each week, including online workshops.

In Level 3 you will have lectures each week and tutorials centring around coursework. In Level 4, teaching is in much smaller groups and our module options are informed by the research expertise of our staff, and vary slightly from year to year.

In your final year a supervisor will oversee a dissertation project where you will apply your research skills.

The Spanish modules in Levels 1 and 2 have four hours of tutorials each week. In Levels 3 and 4 this changes to two hours of language tutorial each week, plus 10 hours of lectures/seminars on Spanish film, culture and society across each year.

In addition to language classes, you must attend regular film screenings or make appropriate alternative arrangements for viewing the films studied on the course.

Assessment

Assessments are carried out through coursework and examinations, and vary in type and weighting from module to module.

Methods of assessment include:

  • essays
  • presentations
  • scientific practical reports
  • online multiple-choice questions
  • workbooks
  • examinations

Assessments for the Spanish modules can consist of:

  • oral presentations and examinations
  • written assessments and examinations
  • grammar tests
  • listening tests
  • projects

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: PY11001 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Module code: PS11001 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: PY21001 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Module code: PS21001 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: PS30001 Credits: 15 Semester: Both Semester 1 and 2

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: PS40001 Credits: 15 Semester: Both Semester 1 and 2

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Module code: PY40004 Credits: 30 Semester: Semester 2
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