Medes Italian Stage 2 MFL2011
- Academic Session: 2022-23
- School: School of Modern Languages and Cultures
- Credits: 20
- Level: Level 2 (SCQF level 8)
- Typically Offered: Semester 2
- Available to Visiting Students: No
- Available to Erasmus Students: No
This course is designed to enable students to revive already existing skills in their target language and to extend the scope of their communicative competence both in a social and professional context.
Four days per week, 9.00 am - 1.00 pm, over four weeks from mid April.
Requirements of Entry
This course is only available to GSA Product Design students
Various Language Exercises - 40%
Oral assessment and Presentation (1 x 20 minutes) - 10%
Written Examination (2 hours) - 50%
Main Assessment In: April/May
This course will provide the opportunity to:
■ develop language skills in areas related to students' studies and work;
■ develop awareness of the customs, culture and society of the countries in which the language is spoken
■ develop transferable skills such as communication skills, confidence, initiative, independent learning, social/cultural sensitivity and time management.
Intended Learning Outcomes of Course
By the end of this course students will be able to:
■ understand and put forward advice and opinions, both orally and in writing, as appropriate to some specific socio-cultural contexts;
■ understand fairly lengthy reading and listening materials in their field of study;
■ understand and use intermediate grammar structures of the target language, including imperfect, future and past perfect indicative;
■ perform tasks described in level A2 of the Common European Framework and some described as B1.
Minimum Requirement for Award of Credits
Students must submit at least 75% by weight of the components (including examinations) of the course's summative assessment.