LANGUAGE AND HISPANIC CULTURES

LANGUAGE AND HISPANIC CULTURES

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Code
80261
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
6 credits during the 1st year of 9922 PEDAGOGY, EDUCATIONAL PLANNING AND RESEARCH (LM-85) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
L-LIN/07
LANGUAGE
Spanish
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (PEDAGOGY, EDUCATIONAL PLANNING AND RESEARCH )
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The course aims to deepen the knowledge and skills to use basic grammatical and communication structures of the different Spanish speaking areas in specific areas of interest of the “Laurea Magistrale”.

It will develop in the second half of the year twice a week, and provides, in addition to curricular lessons, not mandatory supplementary lessons with a native speaker.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Acquire practical technical skills related to the areas of education, social security and training.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Reflection on language as a historical, social and cultural phenomenon, with special reference to areas of social security, education and training.

Reinforcement of the morphological and communicational issues of the current Spanish (and its American variants)based contrastive compared to Italian.

Enriching of vocabulary.

Teaching methods

Frontal Lectures

Interactive Lectures

Use of audiovisual and watching movies

Language Conversation

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Grammatical topics:

 

The present subjunctive

• The Conditional tense

• The Indirect Speech

• Time markers for Past, Present and Future.

ya no/ todavía

• Phrasal verbs

• Idiomatic uses of ser and estar

• Prefixes and suffixes

 

Oral and written comprehension

 

• Understanding the story of past events.

• Extracting  relevant information from an interview.

• Summarizing texts using schemes.

• Understanding oral instructions.

• Understanding the implicit information in a text.

 

Oral and written expression and oral interaction

 

• Describe someone's character.

• Giving advises. Accepting or rejecting advice.

• Making an appointment.

• Describing a population (its climate and geography).

• Expressing plans and projects.

• Asking and giving directions.

• Expressing distance in time or space.

• Expressing preferences. Showing agreement or disagreement with taste.   (preferir).

   Ordering a meal at a restaurant.

• Granting or denying permission.

• To congratulate with someone.  Flatter. To thank. Wish someone good luck. Express wishes.

• To obtain advice. Give an opinion. Express agreement or disagreement with something. Arguing for or against an idea.

• Talk about the past. Telling the life of a person. Locate the facts in the past.

• Talk about events and historical facts; locate them in time.

• Describe places, people and things of the past.

• Talking about the future.

• Write an expository text on a topic of interest. 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

M.V.Calvi, ¡Enhorabuena! Curso de español para italófonos, Ed. Zanichelli

Alberto Ribas Casasayas, Decubrir España y Latinoamérica, Ed Cideb 

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Times and place of receipt: Professor receives by appointment only prior contact email at Corso Podestà 1A9. Contact: raul.crisafio@unige.it

Exam Board

RAUL OSVALDO CRISAFIO (President)

GUIDO FRANCO AMORETTI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Frontal Lectures

Interactive Lectures

Use of audiovisual and watching movies

Language Conversation

ORARI

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LANGUAGE AND HISPANIC CULTURES

EXAMS

Exam description

Written + Oral

Examination written and oral are held on the same day.

The entire exam (written + oral) is performed on the same day.

 

Assessment methods

WRITTEN

DICTATION, FILL IN THE BLANKS EXERCISES, RECONSTRUCTION OF DIAL.


ORAL

CONVERSATION, READING AND UNDERSTANDING OF TEXTS ON TOPICS LESSON.

FURTHER INFORMATION

The program is unique and does not include special versions for "Non attending Students" or for "Third Language Students".

To access the oral exam must have passed the written exam.

We reccomend to attend the workshop held by foreign language assistant to all those who have to take the exam Spanish Language Two.