Language II C
National University of Ireland, Galway
Area of Study
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits5
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units7
Hours & Credits
This course consolidates the language studies of First Year. Active command of the language is promoted through regular exercises in the written language (2 hours) and translation exercises (1 hour), and through oral (1 hour) and language laboratory classes (1 hour).
Teaching and learning methods: Students are encouraged to become more autonomous in their language acquisition. Translation is introduced to promote comparative language awareness.
Methods of assessment and examination: Overall assessment is based on coursework evaluation and written examinations.
Languages of instruction: Spanish and English.
Core texts: J. Corpas et al, Aula Internacional 3, Difusión (2007) Luis Aragonés and Ramón Palencia Gramatica del uso de español: teoría y práctica Ediciones SM, Madrid
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.