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Spanish I, B2, group 5

Course code
LANG101S
Course type
Language Courses
Weekly Hours
3,0
ECTS
2,0
Term
HS 2019
Language
Spanisch
Lecturers
Elvia Adriana Uhl-Figueroa
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 I, B1 (intermediate)
Principal aim of the first semester is to improve the writing, oral and intercultural language capabilities. By business-orientated exercises the students will acquire technical vocabulary. Cases of Spanish or Latin-American corporations will be analysed as well as such from the daily world of work.
Attention will be given to the following grammatical forms as well as to business-related topics:
a) Grammar:
  • Past tenses review
  • Imperativ
  • Use of future and conditional in hypothetical statements
  • Introduction to the "Subjuntivo"
b) Written expression:
  • Curriculum vitae and letter of application
  • Reading and analysis of economic texts taken from the book by Schnitzer/Martí (Chapter: "Aspectos generales")
c) Oral expression:
Presentation of a Latin-American country or a Spanish region (max. 15 minutes).
Date Time
Friday, 06.09.2019 13:15 - 15:30
Friday, 20.09.2019 15:30 - 17:45
Friday, 27.09.2019 13:30 - 15:45
Friday, 04.10.2019 16:00 - 18:15
Monday, 07.10.2019 08:00 - 10:15
Friday, 11.10.2019 16:00 - 18:15
Friday, 18.10.2019 16:00 - 18:15
Monday, 28.10.2019 08:00 - 10:15
Monday, 28.10.2019 08:00 - 10:15
Monday, 28.10.2019 08:00 - 10:15
Friday, 15.11.2019 10:45 - 13:00
Thursday, 21.11.2019 11:30 - 13:45
Friday, 22.11.2019 10:45 - 13:00
Friday, 29.11.2019 11:30 - 13:45
Friday, 06.12.2019 16:00 - 18:15
Friday, 13.12.2019 09:00 - 11:15
SCHNITZER, Johannes und Jordi Martí. Wirtschaftsspanisch. München (ISBN 978-3-486-58413-4) Secondary literature: Standardgrammatik Spanisch. München (ISBN 978-3-468-34919-5) BONACHERA ÁLVAREZ, Trinidad und Pedro Álvarez Olañeta. Großes Übungsbuch Spanisch. Ismaning (ISBN 978-3-19-007906-3) MORIENA, Claudia und Karen Genschow. Große Lerngrammatik Spanisch. Ismaning (ISBN 978-3-19-004145-9)
Written examination (60%), oral presentation assignment (20%), class participation (20%)
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