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Academic Year/course: 2017/18

455 - Degree in Modern Languages

30400 - Linguistic dexterity in Spanish

Syllabus Information

Academic Year:
30400 - Linguistic dexterity in Spanish
Faculty / School:
103 - Facultad de Filosofía y Letras
455 - Degree in Modern Languages
First semester
Subject Type:
Basic Education

5.3. Syllabus

1. Spanish as a historical language. The Spanish-speaking community. Varieties of Spanish. The exemplary rule: exemplary rules.


2. Written Spanish.

 2.1. Oral language and written language.

 2.2. Linguistic correction.

      2.2.1. Orthography.

      2.2.2. Grammatical correction.

2.3. Style in language.

      2.3.1. The writing process. The organisation and expression of information.

  The organisation of ideas. Coherence and cohesion.

  The expression of information (different types of writing). Adequacy and style.

  The revision of the text. Its formal presentation.

 2.4. The drafting of different types of texts.


3. Spoken Spanish.

    3.1. The oral and written code. Contextual differences and textual differences.  Spontaneous oral language and what is written to be spoken.

    3.2. Non-verbal codes. Voice, posture and  gestures.

    3.3. Linguistic correction in oral discourse.

    3.4. The construction of oral discourse.

    3.5. Interaction in oral discourse.

    3.6. Some practical cases of oral presentation.