|Delivery Type||Delivery length / details|
|Lecture||11 x 1 Hour Lectures|
|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Assessment||.10 Hours ORAL EXAM||10%|
|Semester Assessment||CONTINOUS ASSESSMENT||20%|
|Semester Exam||2 Hours WRITTEN EXAM||70%|
|Supplementary Exam||2 Hours WRITTEN EXAM||100%|
On completion of this module, students should be able to use their knowledge and basic language skills in a practical and effective way in order to:
- express concerns, make enquiries, find information, and understand spoken discourse (e.g. simple lectures) directed towards intermediate -level students;
* read intermediate-level Irish-language texts (e.g. novels for learners, news reports) and to comment on them in an uncomplicated but correct written form.
- In-class presentation of intermediate Irish grammar with oral practice.
- In-class 'mini-mectures' by students on a pre-arranged topic, and dictations.
- Assigned reading of an intermediate-level book for adult learners of Irish.
- Short writing assignments ('essay questions') based on the above reading, as well as an opportunity to discuss grammatical, syntactical, and lexical issues in class.
- Real-life homework tasks using a variety of downloadable material such as application forms, current event blogs, and news and weather from Irish radio.
This module is at CQFW Level 4