SPĀŅU VALODAS PAMATI II

Author:

Rafael Martin Calvo

LAIS code

Valo2018

Form of evaluation

EKS

Credit point (ECTS credit points)

4 (6 ECTS)

Prerequisites

Spāņu valodas pamati I

Course group

2TA & 2TB

 

OBJECTIVES

Learning the basics of Spanish grammar (level A2), and gaining a deeper understanding of how it applies to the construction of everyday communications.

Translating adapted texts regarding variety of standard topics: holidays, city life, family life, social situations. , from sources such as journals, tourist leaflets, literature, , etc.

Developing speaking skills for everyday interpersonal communication in a variety of settings, with a special emphasis on everyday situations and informal settings.

Improving listening and reading comprehension of Spanish, both in multimedia and real-life environments.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

This course follows Spanish Language I, and expands its scope along similar lines: building a comprehension of original texts through an understanding of Spanish grammar. Lessons are constructed around thematic units which contain texts, exercises, as well as descriptions of relevant grammatical aspects.

Studenti spēj reaģēt uz izvērstāku tekstu (mutvārdu vai rakstisku).

Studenti spēj atveidot personvārdus un vietvārdus latviešu valodā.

Studenti prot vienkārši pastāstīt par sevi un savas dzīves notikumiem


EVALUATION OF LEARNING OUTCOMES:

Attendance and active participation: 20%. Attendance is mandatory: more than 4 unexcused absences will seriously compromise the final grade. Students with more than 6 unexcused absences will not be allowed to take the final exam (or midterm test).

In-class/homework assignments*: 60%

Final test*: 20%

* VERY IMPORTANT: Students found to be in breach of VeA's guidelines concerning plagiarism will face the corresponding sanctions.

COURSE OUTLINE:

1. Reflexive pronouns

2. Direct and indirect object pronouns

3. Past tenses

4. Interrogative adverbs

5. Verbs with several meanings

6. Adjectives

 

BASIC LITERATURE:

Spāņu valoda (R. Martin Clavo & E. Pulkstene)

SUPPLEMENTARY LITERATURE:

Rozenberga, Māra, Spāņu valoda, Jumava, [2002]

Sisnerosa, Isabela, Spāņu valoda trīs mēnešos, Zvaigzne ABC, [2002].

Hilenbrands, Maiks, Spāņu valoda ceļotājiem, Zvaigzne ABC, [2011]

Krbcova, Milada Spāņu valodas pašmācība, Zvaigzne ABC, 2011

Kērs, Kristofs, Spāņu valoda pēdējā brīdī, Zvaigzne ABC, 2005.

OTHER SOURCES OF INFORMATION:

Dialogs. Latviešu un spāņu tautas dziesmas, SIA Neputns, 2015

www.rae.es

www.spanishdict.com

Extr@ - YouTube Channel

Spāņu dzejas antoloģija 20 gadsimts, SIA Neputns, 2014