UoM Degree Plus Language Courses

UoM Degree Plus Language Courses

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DGP0400: Ab Initio Lingua Latina
Semester 1

A Latin course for complete beginners. This course is ideal for students who desire an introduction to the Latin Language. By the end of the course students shall be able to form and translate simple Latin Sentences.

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays.

For a detailed Study Unit description please click here.
DGP0422: English for Professional Communication 1
Semester 1, Semester 2

This study unit is for students who wish to improve their skills in professional uses of English. A non-formal assessment exercise of students' proficiency in English usage generally will be made at the start of the unit. This will assist the tutor in tailoring the sessions to the specific needs of participants. Coverage of considerations involving improved style, usage, and tone will also be followed up with practice in the writing of formal correspondence, reports, and official documentation. The last sessions of the unit may also provide introductory practice in the delivery of formal presentations and in public speaking.

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays.

For a detailed Study Unit description please click here.

DGP0481: Chinese Language (for beginners)

 

Semester 1, Semester 2

This study-unit is geared for students who wish to learn some basic Chinese and who would like to know China better via the cultural awareness that they get through a study of the basics of the language. The student limit is that of twenty since this guarantees individual attention. This unit is meant for absolute beginners of the basics of the Chinese language and for those who want to obtain the relevant cultural awareness of Chinese society. Multi-media teaching materials will be used. Participants will learn the everyday Chinese language from native speakers, and they will be given informal assignments for communication.

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays.

For a detailed Study Unit description please click here. 

DGP0484: Chinese Characters & Calligraphy
Semester 1, Semester 2

This study-unit is for students who wish to learn about and to experience the brush arts through calligraphy. The student limit is that of ten since only this can guarantee the necessary individual attention. This is a unit offered to absolute beginners of Chinese calligraphy and painting. Sessions include the introduction, appreciation and experience of brush calligraphy and painting. The Confucius Institute will provide the necessary didactic tools which students need to use in class.

Lectures will be held on Fridays.

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DGP0491: Polish for Beginners
Semester 2

This study unit is for students who wish to acquire some basic knowledge concerning Poland and the Polish Language. At the beginning of the unit a non-formal assessment of student's skills will be made in order to make sure that the discussed topics meet their level. During the course, the work in groups will be conducted. It will allow the student to practice the use of the new vocabulary in case of the realistic situation proposed by the tutor.

Lectures will be held either on Wednesdays.

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DGP0492: Modern Greek
Semester 2

This study-unit is for students with no prior knowledge of Modern Greek.

Lectures will be held on Fridays.

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DGP0493: Classical Greek
Semester 2

This study-unit is for students with no prior knowledge of Classical Greek.

Lectures will be held either on Wednesdays.

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DGP0494: Russian for Beginners
Semester 1

This study unit is for students who wish to start learning the Russian Language. The course consists of several parts: a short grammar introduction with explicit explanations; simple vocabulary; a phrase set; exercises to develop language usage competence; and a short socio-cultural introduction to the country that is thematically related to the lesson.

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays.

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Language Proficiencies**
DGP0311 (ARB1014): Proficiency in Arabic 1 - Breakthrough
Semester 1

Lectures will be held on Fridays starting 7th October 2016 and finishing 6th January 2017.

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

For a detailed Study Unit description please click here.

DGP0312 (ARB1015): Proficiency in Arabic 2 - Breakthrough
Semester 2

Lectures will be held on Fridays starting 3rd February 2017 and finishing 19th May 2017.

*Easter Recess from Monday 10th April till Sunday 23rd April

Venue: Gateway Building Room 207 (GW207)

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

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DGP0321 (FRE1500): Francais de base pour grands debutants - niveaux 1 et 2 - A1 (a suivre)
Semester 1

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays starting 5th October 2016 and finishing 4th January 2017.

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

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DGP0322 (FRE1501): Comprehension et expression orales et ecrites - niveaux 1 et 2 - A1 (fin)
Semester 2

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays starting 1st February 2017 and finishing 17th May 2017.

*Easter Recess from Monday 10th April till Sunday 23rd April

Venue: Gateway Building Room 207 (GW207)

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

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DGP0331 (GRM1031): German A1.1 CEFR
Semester 1

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays starting 5th October 2016 and finishing 4th January 2017.

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

For a detailed Study Unit description please click here.

DGP0332 (GRM1032): German A1.2 CEFR
Semester 2

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays starting 1st February 2017 and finishing 17th May 2017.

*Easter Recess from Monday 10th April till Sunday 23rd April

Venue: Gateway Building Room 114 (GW114)

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

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DGP0341 (ITL 1005): Proficiency in Italian 1 - beginners level A1

Semester 1

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays starting 5th October 2016 and finishing 4th January 2017.

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

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DGP0342 (ITL 1006): Proficiency in Italian 2 - elementary level A2
Semester 2

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays starting 8th February 2017 and finishing 17th May 2017.

*Easter Recess from Monday 10th April till Sunday 23rd April

Venue: Gateway Building Room 157 (GW157)

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

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DGP0351 (SLA 1030): Spanish Language Ab Initio 1
Semester 1

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays starting 5th October 2016 and finishing 4th January 2017.

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

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DGP0352 (SLA 1031): Spanish Language Ab Initio 2
Semester 2

*Easter Recess from Monday 10th April till Sunday 23rd April

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays starting 1st February 2017 and finishing 17th May 2017.

Venue: Gateway Building Room 104 (GW104)

Time: 12:00 till 14:00

For a detailed Study Unit description please click here.

**Tuition in Arabic, French, German, Italian and Spanish is offered by the Faculty of Arts as part of the Certificate in Language Proficiency Programme aimed to promote proficiency in foreign languages. Students opting to attend classes only (i.e. not take examinations and not be awarded the Certificate in Language Proficiency can be awarded a DegreePlus recognition). However, students are encouraged to register for the full Certificate through the Faculty of Arts.

DGP0453: Tishih fl-Uzu Tal-Malti
Semester 2

Dan il-kors huwa mmirat ghal studenti li diga huma midhla tal-ilsien Malti (ez: studenti Maltin) li qed jistudjaw f'oqsma akkademici ohra u jixtiequ jiksbu hila ikbar fl-uzu tal-ilsien Malti biex ihejju ruhhom ahjar ghall-hajja professjonali taghhom.

Matul dan il-kors, l-istudenti jitharrgu kif ifissru ruhhom b'Malti tajjeb u jikkomunikaw b'mod effettiv, kemm f'sitwazzjonijiet formali. Barra minn dan, il-kors joffri tahrig ortografiku li bih l-istudenti jkunu jistghu jsaffu l-kitba taghhom, jaggornaw ruhhom mal-ahhar zviluppi fil-kitba tal-Malti bil-kompjuter.

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays.

 

For a detailed Study Unit description please click here.

DGP0457: Medical Scientific Maltese Level 1/Il-Malti Mediku Xjentifiku Livell 1
Semester 1

This course is for medical and healthcare students who need to use Maltese in their work or studies. The courses cover medical terminology, practice in specialist vocabulary and a review of basic grammatical structures. Students will also learn how to communicate with patients and medical colleagues.

Lectures will be held on Wednesdays.

For a detailed Study Unit description please click here.

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