|Assessment Type||Assessment length / details||Proportion|
|Semester Assessment||20% Presentation and participation in debates; 40% essay||60%|
|Semester Exam||2 Hours written examination||40%|
|Supplementary Assessment||Resit or re-submission of all missed or failed elements||60%|
|Supplementary Exam||2 Hours written examination||40%|
On completion of this module, students should have attained a knowledge of events in Spain on current affairs. Students will be encouraged to develop their own perspectives on relevant issues and contribute their ideas, in Spanish, accordingly. Students will have been able to use this course as a forum for expression and debate in the target language and will have developed confidence and fluency in discussing current affairs and many of the most relevant and controversial aspects of politics, social and legal affairs currently happening in Spain.
The exam will be in the target language (2 hours written). The mark of the written exam and the continuous assessment will be equally based on content and language.
This module is at CQFW Level 6