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340342 UE Text and written communication Spanish (2020W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 34 - Translationswissenschaft
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 25 participants
Language: Spanish


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Nach erfolgreicher Anmeldung im System ist die Anwesenheit für die KursteilnehmerIn in der 1. LV-Einheit erforderlich. Im Rahmen dieser Übung gibt es eine Anwesenheitsliste. Der Studierende darf höchstens 2 Mal entschuldigt von der LV fern bleiben.

WICHTIG: Die genaueren Angaben zu Präsenzunterricht bzw. Distance Learning werden je nach Lage gemäß den Vorgaben der UniVie im Oktober auf der Plattform angegeben.

Tuesday 13.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Tuesday 20.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Tuesday 27.10. 14:00 - 15:30 Hörsaal 3A ZfT Gymnasiumstraße 50 3.OG
Tuesday 03.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Tuesday 10.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Tuesday 17.11. 14:00 - 15:30 Hörsaal 3A ZfT Gymnasiumstraße 50 3.OG
Tuesday 01.12. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Tuesday 15.12. 14:00 - 15:30 Hörsaal 3A ZfT Gymnasiumstraße 50 3.OG
Tuesday 12.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital
Tuesday 19.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Hörsaal 3A ZfT Gymnasiumstraße 50 3.OG
Tuesday 26.01. 14:00 - 15:30 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

The course requires active participation, i.e. the students will have to complete, both in class and at home, a number of written assignments in Spanish.

Assessment and permitted materials

Immanent course grading: grade based on the semester performance. Regular attendance is prerequisite for assessing the students performance. Continuous active in-class participation and written exams during the semester.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Improvement of comprehensive as well as of writing skills. Systematic language training (broadening lexical knowledge, figures of speech, media and colloquial registers, etc.) as well as in-depth analysis of texts of various genres. Consolidation of language skills (grammar, syntax, idiomology and stylistics) as well as production of your own texts.

Examination topics

Weekly production of texts and in-depth discussion of the most common mistakes. On the basis of topical texts we will discuss typical elements of various textual genres. The course introduces and actively engages with strategies regarding content-oriented reading. The texts will be analyzed regarding structure, grammar, and coherence. On this basis, students will produce (informative, appellative, instructive) texts themselves.

Reading list

Will be announced in the course and on the e-learning platform at the beginning of the semester.

Association in the course directory

Last modified: We 16.12.2020 10:09