851-0846-01L  Spanish B2: Starter

SemesterSpring Semester 2020
LecturersJ. Ruano Céspedes
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionSpanish
CommentYour course regristration is only valid with a simultaneous online registration at the "Language Center of UZH and ETH Zurich" (www.sprachenzentrum.uzh.ch).

Course fee: CHF 80.00


851-0846-01 GEspañol B2: Inicial Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers.
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
**Kurs vom Sprachenzentrum der UZH und der ETH Zürich**
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2 hrs
Mon16:15-18:00UNI ZH .
J. Ruano Céspedes

Catalogue data

AbstractThe course is aimed for students and staff of the University and ETH Zurich having passed level B1.2 and for those who know and correctly use all indicative tenses, as well as the subjunctive in its present and perfect forms. On the other hand, they should be able to make themselves fluently understood in every day conversations and read intermediate level texts.
ObjectiveThe course aims towards integrating grammar and oral/written communication. We will present new grammar topics and will introduce them into the oral practice.
ContentThe most important grammatical topic will be the imperfecto and pluscuamperfecto de subjuntivo in subordinate structures. Free and directed discussion will be enhanced. We will read diverse text forms from Spanish and Latin American Authors.
Lecture notesThe teacher will provide the script. A small fee of CHF 5.00 be collected.
Prerequisites / NoticeThe certificate and ETCS points are granted to the students who have complied with the following requirements:
* Participation in the weekly lessons (maximum 3 absences)
* A mininum of 2 hours of self study (reading and grammar exercises)
* Presentation of one of the chosen texts
* Passing of a final exam

Important information for ETH students: The enrollment in this course at the Sprachenzentrum does not enrol the student automatically fot the granting of the D-GESS points. Please inform yourself.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits2 credits
ExaminersJ. Ruano Céspedes
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationSpanish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationPodrán dar el examen los participantes que cumplan con los requisitos descritos en el programa.
Examen: comprensión oral, comprensión de lectura, gramática y vocabulario, y redacción.

Learning materials

Main linkSprachenzentrum UZH/ETH
Only public learning materials are listed.


No information on groups available.


General : Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers
Permission from lecturers required for all students

Offered in

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