Course: Spanish 3 - forein language

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Course title Spanish 3 - forein language
Course code OJA/SPJ3
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Spanish
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Zbudilová Helena, doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1.-2. Hotel accommodation. Grammar: imperative; verb estar + adjective; al + inf. Comunication: reservation of accommodation, description of things and places. Vocabulary. Realia: countries of Latin America. 3.-4. Shopping trip. Grammar: object direct and indirect; indefinite and relative pronouns and adverbs; verb parecer. Comunication: markets, articles, shopping. Vocabulary. Realia: Mexico, Columbia. 5.-6. Nature. Grammar: gerundive; estar + gerundive; irregular verbs in presente. Comunication: protection of nature; animals and plants. Vocabulary. Realia: Peru, Argentina. 7. Revision I. 8.-9. Step of time. Grammar: imperfecte; verbs + inf. (estar a punto de, acabar de, volver a, dejar de); formation of adverbs. Comunication: infancy, adolescence and maturing; past and present time. Vocabulary. Realia: Empire of Incas. 10.-11. History and events. Grammar: practice of preterite and imperfecte; preposition a with an object indirect (accusative). Comunication: important historical events; lifes of famous personalities. Vocabulary. Realia: famous Latin-American authors. 12.-13. Cultural and literary life. Grammar: exercise of preterite and imperfecte; preposition para / por. Comunication: theatre, cinema, concert, literature. Vocabulary. Realia: culture and arts in Latin America. 14. Revision II.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course for advanced students is to teach basic grammar, vocabulary and aspects of Hispanic life and institutions (ranging from 1st to 5th lesson of the recommended textbook) and gradually develop students´ language skills and abilities with the emphasis on comprehension of simple foreign-language texts and on lively conversation. The language-education standard of the course is based on the CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages): level A2. The focus is put on modern methods in language teaching and on taking students´ needs and requirements into account.
- to master the basics of grammar and vocabulary - to understand and interpret texts (understanding and interpretation) - to converse within the range of assigned topics
ability of further progress in language skills at the level of the corresponding course - intermediate

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination

- regular attendance - active work during seminars - written test
Recommended literature
  • Arenas Olleta, J., Miguel, C., de:. Cvičebnice španělštiny. Brno: CPres, 2006.
  • Brožová, K. et al. Aventura 3. Plzeň: Klett, 2011.
  • Brožová, K., Peňaranda, C., F.:. Aventura 2. Plzeň: Klett, 2010.
  • Carrasco Montero, L. a kol. Reálie španělsky mluvících zemí.. Plzeň: Fraus, 1997.
  • Houštecká, E. Španělština v testech s gramatickým minimem.. Praha: Leda, 1997.
  • Kattan-Ibarra, J. Perfect Your Spanish. London: Hodder, 2015.
  • Lázaro, O.J.:. ?Qué sabes? Gramática ? vocabulario ? cultura.. Barcelona: Difusión, 1997.
  • Zbudilová, H., García, Ó:. Intordución al Mundo Hispano (Espańa). České Budějovice: PF JU, 2002.
  • Zbudilová, H.,Jaraquemada, L. Introducción al Mundo Hispano (América Hispana). České Budějovice:PF JU, 2004.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Free Time Education (2016) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Winter