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KK-ESP205 Practical Spanish with a focus on culture - activación oral 2 (CEFR A2), 2 cr 
Code KK-ESP205  Validity 01.08.2019 -
Name Practical Spanish with a focus on culture - activación oral 2 (CEFR A2)  Abbreviation Practical Spani 
Scope2 cr   
TypeLanguage studies
    Can be taken more than onceno
Unit Language Centre 

Target group 

Students of all faculties, students in the flexible study rights scheme (JOO)

Learning outcomes 
  • After completing the course, students will be able to discuss everyday and topical issues as well as the past and traditions in Spanish.
  • They will understand Spanish speech on matters related to different cultures and cultural forms.
  • Students will be able to search for information on topical phenomena in Spanish-language countries.
Completion methods 
  • The course includes 24 hours of contact teaching and 29 hours of independent study.
  • Active participation (75% attendance) and completion of agreed assignments within given guidelines.
  • Small-scale weekly assignments.
  • Mid-course and final assignments.
  • Pair/groupwork during lectures.

Starting level CEFR A2 (PDF). Intermediate Spanish 1 at the Language Centre or corresponding skills.


Topics include music, cinema, art, customs, festivities and traditions in Spain and Latin America.

Skills to be practised: All areas of language skills.

Study methods: Working in pairs and small groups.

Study materials and literature 

Material provided by the teacher. Students can have a say in the learning materials used on the course.

Assessment practices and criteria 

Assessment is based on the factors listed in the learning outcomes and methods of completion.

Grade: Pass/fail.


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has ended Practical Spanish with a focus on culture - activación oral 2 (CEFR A2), period IV  Course  Gonzalo Hernandez Reyes  15.03.21 -06.05.21

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