10 Credits AUTUMN

Aims/Description: Delivered through small-group interactive seminars and tutorias and assuming a one-year post-A-level study of the language or equivalent, this module aims to provide a full linguistic and cultural preparation for learners wishing to undertake an extended professional, academic or recreational stay in a country where the language is spoken and to expand the range of linguistic and cultural skills required to operate effectively in most situations encountered when engaging with native speakers (CEF level B2+).

Teaching Methods: Seminars, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Formal Exam, Presentation

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Modern Languages Teaching Centre):

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