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Spring 2021  ›  Bachelor of Science  ›  Bachelor of Science - 2nd Semester  ›  Language and Intercultural Competence

Spanish II, group 5, A2+

Course Code:
LANG102S
Lecturers:
Elvia Adriana Uhl-Figueroa, Dipl.-Päd. Silvia Beatriz Garcia-Duffner
Course Type:
Language Courses
Week Hours:
3,0
Term:
Spring 2021
Language:
Spanisch
Credits:
2.0
(Please note that exchange students obtain a higher number of credits in the BSc-program at WHU than listed here. For further information please contact directly the International Relations Office.)
Spanish Semester II Gr. 5 (A2+)
The main objective of the this course is to improve the written and oral language capabilities of the students. By business-orientated exercises the students will extend their vocabulary. Aspects of intercultural negotiation will be part of the course.

a) Grammar:

  • Past tense: Imperfecto
  • Past tense forms’ contrast: perfecto, imperfecto, indefinido
  • Local prepositions and adverbs
  • Indefinite pronouns
  • Impersonal sentences
  • “Ser and estar” with certain adjectives and participles
  • Positive and negative imperative and the use of object pronouns (depending of the development of the course)
  • Subjuntive present (depending on the development of the course)

b) Written expression: Reading and analysing of economic texts taken from the book by Schnitzer/Martí.


c) Oral expression: Presentation of topic that will be defined in the initial phase of the course (10 - 15 minutes).

*Any changes in the programme will be announced at the beginning of the course.

Date
Time
Friday, 08/01/2021
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 15/01/2021
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 22/01/2021
10:30 AM till 12:45 PM
Friday, 29/01/2021
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 05/02/2021
10:30 AM till 12:45 PM
Friday, 12/02/2021
08:00 AM till 10:15 AM
Friday, 19/02/2021
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 12/03/2021
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 19/03/2021
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 26/03/2021
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 09/04/2021
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 16/04/2021
11:30 AM till 01:45 PM
Friday, 23/04/2021
09:00 AM till 11:15 AM
Castro Viúdez, Francisca u.a. Nuevo Español en Marcha2 (A2), Madrid.(ISBN 978-3-19-354503-9)

Schnitzer, Johannes/Martí, Jordi. Wirtschaftsspanisch. München. (ISBN: 978-3-486-75514-5)



Optional literature:

Cámara Hernando, María Luz: Langenscheidt Komplett-Grammatik Spanisch / A1-C2. München & Wien ( ISBN 978-3-12-563103-8)

Moriena, Claudia und Karen Genschow: Große Lerngrammatik Spanisch / A1-C1. Hueber (ISBN 978-3-19-104145-8)

Teamwork, lecture with discussion, exercise sheets, oral presentation
Written examination (60%), oral presentation assignment (20%), class participation (20%)