Spanish Language,Culture and Society 2 (beginners)

University of Limerick

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Spanish Language,Culture and Society 2 (beginners)

  • Host University

    University of Limerick

  • Location

    Limerick, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Spanish, Spanish Culture

  • Language Level

    Beginning, Taught In English

  • Prerequisites


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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This syllabus is set at A1/A2 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Lecture: introduction to contemporary Spanish and Latin American cultures and societies. These include: transculturation and indigenous cultures in Latin America; contemporary Spanish and Latin American literature, basic concepts of Spanish linguistics. Tutorials and lab: working with set text-book, back-up audio-visual an online materials, students are introduced to past tenses, pronominal verbs and more complex structures in the Spanish language.

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