20 Credits SPRING

Aims/Description: This module is the assessed language-generic compulsory second semester module for the year abroad for all students studying degrees in or joint degrees with the School of Languages and Cultures. This module is for the second semester of the year abroad. This module is not language specific but it is related to the year abroad assessment. The assessment for this module will depend upon where students spend the second semester of the year abroad. For students who spend the second semester in: a Spanish speaking country, this module will be associated with the assessment for Spanish; for students who spend the first semester in Germany or Austria, this module will be associated with the assessment for German, etc. Full details of the assessments can be found in the year abroad handbook.

Restrictions on availability: SLC students only

Teaching Methods: Lectures, Independent Study,
Assessment: Course work

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Languages and Cultures):

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