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BA German and Hispanic Studies (GERU06)     ML

2016 - 2017

For students whose initial registration was prior to the 2019-20 session
 
 

Year 1


units
1A
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A student will take

Semester 1
IPA101  Arts and Humanities Faculty Challenge - ThinkCreate AUT SEM 0 credits

1B

A student will take either 1Bi (Post A-Level German Stream) or 1Bii (Non A-Level German Stream).


units (40 credits)
1Bi
Post A Level German Stream
A student will take 40 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER103  Grundsprachkurs AUT SEM 10 credits
GER105  German Studies - Basiskurs AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
GER104  Aufbausprachkurs SPR SEM 10 credits
GER106  German Studies - Aufbaukurs SPR SEM 10 credits
AND

units
1Bii
Non A-level German Stream
A student will take up to 40 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER120  Beginners' German I AUT SEM 20 credits

Semester 2
GER121  Beginners' German II SPR SEM 20 credits

1C

A student will take either 1Ci (Post A-Level Spanish Stream) or 1Cii (Non A-Level Spanish Stream).

AND

units (40 credits)
1Ci
Post A Level Spanish Stream
A student will take 40 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS130  Spanish Advanced: Language and Culture I AUT SEM 20 credits

Semester 2
HSS131  Spanish Advanced: Language and Culture II SPR SEM 20 credits
AND

units (40 credits)
1Cii
Non A Level Spanish Stream
A student will take 40 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS140C  Spanish Beginners: Language and Culture I AUT SEM 20 credits

Semester 2
HSS141C  Spanish Beginners: Language and Culture II SPR SEM 20 credits

units (40 credits)
1D
A student will take unrestricted F4 units to the value of 40 credits.

Year 2


2

A student will take either 2A (Post A-Level German Stream) or 2B (Non A-Level German Stream).


units (20 credits)
2Ai
Post A Level German Stream
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER201  German Language (Foundation) AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
GER202  German Language (Continuation) SPR SEM 10 credits

A student will take a minimum of 20 credits and a maximum of 60 credits from 2Aii and 2Aiii, with not more than 20 credits being selected from 2Aiii.

AND

units (20 credits)
2Aii
Post A Level German Stream
A student will take a minimum of 20 and a maximum of 60 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER203  Medien und Oeffentlichkeit AUT SEM 10 credits
GER213  Maternalism and Militarism: 1871-1918 AUT SEM 10 credits
GER244  Germany Remixed: German Pop Culture in Literature and Film since the Fall of the Berlin Wall AUT SEM 10 credits
GER283  German Film and Society AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
GER216  Osterreich heute SPR SEM 10 credits
GER237  Two Revolutions: German Literature of the 1960s and 1970s SPR SEM 10 credits
GER238  Germany Since 2000 SPR SEM 10 credits
GER287  Freud's Theory in Literary and Cultural Studies SPR SEM 10 credits

Full academic year
GER234  Germanic Languages in Social Context ACAD YR 20 credits
GER235  Introduction to Luxembourgish Language and Culture ACAD YR 20 credits
GER263  German Culture and Ideas from the Enlightenment to the Present Day ACAD YR 20 credits
AND

units
2Aiii
Post A-level German Stream
A student will take up to 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER217  Dutch Beginners A AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
GER218  Dutch Beginners B SPR SEM 10 credits

Full academic year
GER232  Dutch Intermediate ACAD YR 20 credits
GER235  Introduction to Luxembourgish Language and Culture ACAD YR 20 credits
AND

units (40 credits)
2Bi
Non A level German Stream
A student will take 40 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER240  Intermediate German Language AUT SEM 10 credits
GER242  Deutsche Politik und Medien (for Intermediate German) AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
GER241  Intermediate German Language II SPR SEM 10 credits
GER243  Deutsche Kultur (for Intermediate German) SPR SEM 10 credits
AND

units
2Bii
Non A level German Stream
A student will take up to 40 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER213  Maternalism and Militarism: 1871-1918 AUT SEM 10 credits
GER283  German Film and Society AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
GER238  Germany Since 2000 SPR SEM 10 credits
GER287  Freud's Theory in Literary and Cultural Studies SPR SEM 10 credits

Full academic year
GER234  Germanic Languages in Social Context ACAD YR 20 credits
GER235  Introduction to Luxembourgish Language and Culture ACAD YR 20 credits
GER263  German Culture and Ideas from the Enlightenment to the Present Day ACAD YR 20 credits

2C

A student will take a minimum of 20 and a maximum of 60 credits from the following, not more than 20 credits being selected from one of 2Di, 2Dii, 2Diii, 2Div or 2Dv.

AND

units (20 credits)
2C
A student will take a minimum of 20 and a maximum of 60 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS253  The Spanish Language: Structure and Use AUT SEM 20 credits

Full academic year
HSS227  Tradition, Transition and Modernity ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS228  Promised Lands ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS236  Hispanic Film ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS237  Nation and Identity in the Lusophone World ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS250  Representations of the Hispanic World ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS251  Hispanic Fiction ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS252  Nation and Identities in Latin America ACAD YR 20 credits

2D

units to the value of 20 credits from one of the following

AND

units (20 credits)
2Di
Post A Level Spanish Stream
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS230  Advanced Spanish Language I AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
HSS231  Advanced Spanish Language II SPR SEM 10 credits
AND

units (20 credits)
2Dii
Non A Level Spanish Stream
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS270  Advanced Spanish Language AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
HSS271  Advanced Spanish Language II SPR SEM 10 credits
AND

units (20 credits)
2Diii
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS280I  Intensive Portuguese I AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
HSS281I  Intensive Portuguese II SPR SEM 10 credits
AND

units (20 credits)
2Div
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS282I  Further Portuguese: Language and Culture I AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
HSS283I  Further Portuguese: Language and Culture II SPR SEM 10 credits
AND

units (20 credits)
2Dv
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS290I  Intensive Catalan I AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
HSS291I  Intensive Catalan II SPR SEM 10 credits

Year 3


3

 

Before proceeding to the final year a student will spend one session in an appropriate country, as an English assistant in a school, in   attendance as a full-time student at a university or other approved institution, or gaining appropriate academic or professional experience, the   arrangements being subject to the approval of the Head of School.


units (40 credits)
3A
In respect of attendance for which no grades will be awarded
A student will take 40 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER3900  Germanic Studies Year Abroad AUT SEM 40 credits

Semester 2
GER3901  Germanic Studies Year Abroad SPR SEM 40 credits
AND

units (40 credits)
3B
In respect of attendance for which no grades will be awarded
A student will take 40 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS3900  Hispanic Studies Year Abroad AUT SEM 40 credits

Semester 2
HSS3901  Hispanic Studies Year Abroad SPR SEM 40 credits
AND

units (20 credits)
3C
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER3902  German Year Abroad (Project) AUT SEM 20 credits

Semester 2
GER3903  German Year Abroad (Project) SPR SEM 20 credits
AND

units (20 credits)
3D
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS3902  Hispanic Studies Year Abroad (Project) AUT SEM 20 credits

Semester 2
HSS3903  Hispanic Studies Year Abroad (Project) SPR SEM 20 credits

3E

Grades awarded in respect of units listed at 3C and 3D above will carry the same weight as grades awarded at Level 2.

Year 4


units (30 credits)
4A
A student will take

Semester 1
HSS330  Advanced Spanish Language III AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
HSS331  Advanced Spanish Language IV SPR SEM 10 credits

Full academic year
GER335  German Core Language ACAD YR 10 credits

units (10 credits)
4B
A student will take 10 credits from this group.

Full academic year
GER336  German Translation ACAD YR 10 credits
GER337  Presenting and Debating in German ACAD YR 10 credits

4C

A student will take a minimum of 20 credits and a maximum of 60 credits from the following, with not more than 20 credits being selected from 4Cii.

AND

units (20 credits)
4Ci
A student will take a minimum of 20 and a maximum of 60 credits from this group.

Semester 1
GER374  Modern German Thought AUT SEM 20 credits

Semester 2
GER381  Modern German Political Culture and the Legacy of the National Socialist Past SPR SEM 20 credits

Full academic year
GER331  Contrastive Germanic Linguistics ACAD YR 20 credits
GER339  German for Enterprise ACAD YR 20 credits
GER378  Deutsche Literatur und Gesellschaft im 19. Jahrhundert ACAD YR 20 credits
GER379  Twentieth Century Fiction and Drama ACAD YR 20 credits
MDL301  Social Approaches to Multilingualism ACAD YR 20 credits
AND

units
4Cii
A student will take up to 20 credits from this group.

Full academic year
GER321  Dutch Advanced ACAD YR 20 credits
GER322  Dutch Language and Culture for Specialists ACAD YR 20 credits
GER323  Introduction to Luxembourgish Language and Culture ACAD YR 20 credits
GER324  Advanced Luxembourgish Language and Culture ACAD YR 20 credits
GER333  Dutch Intermediate ACAD YR 20 credits

4D

A student will take a minimum of 20 credits and a maximum of 60 credits from the following, with not more than 20 credits being selected from one of 4Dii, 4Diii or 4Div

AND

units (20 credits)
4Di
A student will take a minimum of 20 and a maximum of 60 credits from this group.

Semester 1
MDL303  Language in Use: An Introduction to Corpus Linguistic Research AUT SEM 20 credits

Full academic year
HSS3001  Civilisation and Barbarism in Latin America ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS3002  Dictatorship, Revolution and Resistance ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS3005  The Idea of the Modern in Latin American Fiction ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS3007  Barcelona: Culture of the City ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS3008  Cultural Crosscurrents in the Lusophone World ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS3013  Political Culture in the Hispanic World ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS3014  Questioning Spain ACAD YR 20 credits
HSS3018  Popular Music in the Hispanic World ACAD YR 20 credits
MDL301  Social Approaches to Multilingualism ACAD YR 20 credits
MDL302  Cold War Culture ACAD YR 20 credits
MDL304  Dissertation ACAD YR 20 credits
MDL305  Learning and Teaching Foreign Languages ACAD YR 20 credits
AND

units (20 credits)
4Dii
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS380  Portuguese Advanced: Language and Culture I AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
HSS381  Portuguese Advanced: Language and Culture II SPR SEM 10 credits
AND

units (20 credits)
4Diii
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS382  Portuguese Advanced: Language and Culture III AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
HSS383  Portuguese Advanced: Language and Culture IV SPR SEM 10 credits
AND

units (20 credits)
4Div
A student will take 20 credits from this group.

Semester 1
HSS390  Catalan Advanced: Language and Culture I AUT SEM 10 credits

Semester 2
HSS391  Catalan Advanced: Language and Culture II SPR SEM 10 credits

 
 
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