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Spanisch 4 (Level B1)

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Spanisch 4 (Level B1)
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013
Module code: BIBW-462
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
2V (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 4
Mandatory course: no
Language of instruction:
Written exam (90 minutes/can be repeated semesterly)

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

BIBW-462 International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013 , semester 4, optional course
BIBW-462 International Business, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017 , semester 4, optional course, course inactive since 26.02.2018
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 75 hours (equivalent to 2.5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 52.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
BIBW-382 Spanish 3 (Level B1)

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr. Thomas Tinnefeld
Dozierende des Studiengangs

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will have strengthened and developed the 4 language skills at competence level A2 of the CEFR, with target level B1 after 4 semesters.
- They will have acquired additional basic knowledge of economic terminology.
- They will have acquired more basic knowledge about the target language countries.
- Students will be more aware of intercultural content and experiences.

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Module content:
- Exercises in reading and listening comprehension, speaking and writing skills (subject-oriented)
- Use of a technical vocabulary with a focus on: Complaints, outsourcing and offshoring,
  competitions, mergers and amalgamations, professional development, company celebrations, invitations, greetings, successful
- Professionally relevant role playing and simulations
- Repetition of relevant grammatical structures with exercises
- Expansion of general and technical vocabulary  

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Teaching methods/Media:
Use of a multimedia computer language laboratory
Use of print, audio and video media
Computer-based interactivity
Internet research
Partner work, group work, role playing

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Recommended or required reading:
Textbook: Español Profesional 2, Lektion 13-15
Authentic print media
Texts for listening comprehension
Individualized and target group-oriented exercise materials for vocabulary and grammar

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