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Spanish

These courses are designed to provide students with communicative and intercultural skills. Students will have an opportunity to brush up and perfect their existing knowledge of Spanish as well as to develop their knowledge of specialised vocabulary. They will also gain an insight into general aspects of the Spanish and Latin American economies. 

We offer two levels:

 

This Introduction course has the target level A2.2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE Completion of level A1 (CEFR) or 40-60 points in the placement test. Placement test for EINFÜHRUNG.

COURSE CONTENT The aim of this course is to consolidate the Spanish language and to acquire the appropriate basic technical vocabulary for this level. This course focuses on the fundamental concepts of the business, economic and financial world.  Students will be given an opportunity to practice the four language skills (listening, speaking, writing and reading). Grammar exercises will also help to enhance the linguistic and conceptual understanding of current topics and lay the foundation for discussions and written exercises on various economic subjects. The reading and writing aspects of the course are tested in a 90-minute written examination during the last week of the semester. A graded certificate is awarded to those who pass the exam.

The number of participants is limited to a maximum of 20.

TOPICS
Unit 1 – Media                
Unit 2 – Economy in the Spanish-speaking world        
Unit 3 – International economic and political institutions

COURSE MATERIAL All the students in the Economics language programme will receive the course material with specially designed exercises with a variety of selected economic texts.

COURSE FEES AND DATES WSP1 Einführung (4 SWS/13 Weeks including the final exam): 150 Euro. Dates and Rooms: See LSF.

You will find the registration rules here.



 

This Intermediate course has the target level B1.1 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

PREVIOUS KNOWLEDGE Completion of level A2 (CEFR) or min. 60 points in the placement test. Placement test for AUFBAU.

COURSE CONTENT The aim of this course is to consolidate the Spanish language and to acquire the appropriate technical vocabulary for this level. This course focuses on the fundamental concepts of the business, economic and financial world.  Students will be given an opportunity to practice the four language skills (listening, speaking, writing and reading). Grammar exercises will also help to enhance the linguistic and conceptual understanding of current topics and lay the foundation for discussions and written exercises on various economic subjects. The reading and writing aspects of the course are tested in a 90-minute written examination during the last week of the semester. A graded certificate is awarded to those who pass the exam.

The number of participants is limited to a maximum of 20.

TOPICS

Unit 1 – Social networks                
Unit 2 – Marketing and advertising    
Unit 3 – The European Union and Institutions

COURSE MATERIAL All the students in the Economics language programme will receive the course material with specially designed exercises with a variety of selected economic texts.

COURSE FEES AND DATES WSP2 Aufbau (2 SWS/13 Weeks including the final exam): 80 Euro. Dates and Rooms: See LSF.

You will find the registration rules here.

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