Vietnamese Language 2

Key information

Start date
End date
Year of study
Year 2
Duration
Full
Module code
155900705
FHEQ Level
5
Credits
30
Department
South East Asia Section

Module overview

Prerequisites

Vietnamese Language 1A and Vietnamese Language 1B or equivalent

Objectives and learning outcomes of the module

 

At the end of the module, a student should be able to demonstrate…

  1. knowledge and understanding of intermediate Vietnamese grammar
  2. knowledge and understanding of a wide range of Vietnamese vocabulary
  3. knowledge and understanding of the appropriateness of a wide range of Vietnamese structures and expressions in a given context
  4. the ability to understand passages in written Vietnamese of medium length on everyday and some specialised topics
  5. the ability to produce passages in written Vietnamese of medium length on everyday and some specialised topics
  6. the ability to understand spoken Vietnamese and to engage in spoken discourse of medium complexity on everyday and some specialised topics

 

Workload

Total of 20 weeks teaching with 4 hours  language classes per week.

Scope and syllabus

 

Designed to develop further the oral and written skills already acquired during the introductory module.

 

Method of assessment

 

  • one three-hour written examination taken in May/June (70%)
  • one 20 minute oral examination (20%)
  • in class tests throughout the module (10%)
  • The exact assessment deadline dates are published on the relevant module Moodle/BLE page

 

Convenors

Dr Dana Healy

Mrs Thu Trang Tran

Disclaimer

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