Undergraduate Course: Language Acquisition through residence/study (ELCC10001)
|School||School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures
||College||College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Students taking this course up to and including academic session 2017-18 will have their credits attributed as follows:
This is a compulsory course for all MEL language degree students.
For single honours and joint honours with another subject that is not a language the 60 credits represent 30 credits from Language Paper 1, 10 credits from language Paper 2 and 20 credits from the oral
For joint languages the 60 credits represent 30 credits from Language Paper 1 in each language.
Students taking this course for academic session 2018-19 will have their credits attributed as follows:
This course will be taken by all students on a joint language degree. The 60 credits represent 40 credits for Oral (two languages) and 20 credits for LP1 (two languages).
Assessment: This is a Pass/Fail course.
Additional information: The credits awarded for this course will be awarded following assessment in the Final Year, so there is no specific assessment for this course during Year 3.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2020/21, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Placement Study Abroad Hours 600,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
Please contact the School directly for a breakdown of Assessment Methods
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||This is a Pass/Fail course.
The credits awarded for this course will be awarded following assessment in the Final Year, so there is no specific assessment for this course during Year 3.
||Since there is no specific assessment of this course during Year 3, there will be no feedback.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate an advanced level of competence in written and spoken language skills, including grammatical accuracy and command of register, vocabulary and idiom.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the culture of the country in which they spend time.
- Demonstrate self-reliance, initiative, and the ability to work independently.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Following completion of this course, students will be able to:
organise their time effectively;
carry out independent work;
analyse, select and organise material and produce appropriate written work.
|Course organiser||Dr Nicolo Maldina
Tel: (0131 6)50 3642
|Course secretary||Miss Fiona Jack
Tel: (0131 6)50 3635