Dutch for Arts Students - Intermediate level

lneer1212  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Dutch for Arts Students - Intermediate level
Note from June 29, 2020
Although we do not yet know how long the social distancing related to the Covid-19 pandemic will last, and regardless of the changes that had to be made in the evaluation of the June 2020 session in relation to what is provided for in this learning unit description, new learnig unit evaluation methods may still be adopted by the teachers; details of these methods have been - or will be - communicated to the students by the teachers, as soon as possible.
5 credits
60.0 h
Q1 and Q2
Teacher(s)
Bufkens Hilde (coordinator); Zèques Quentin (compensates Bufkens Hilde);
Language
Dutch
Prerequisites
Professional integration activity
This teaching unit is the continuation of the teaching unit LNEER1111 and as such supposes that the student has attained the level B1- of the 'Common European Framework of Reference for Languages'.

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Main themes
General topics related and themes linked to the student's domains of study.
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 Reading comprehension - listening comprehension : at the end of this teaching unit, the student will be able to understand  with a satisfactory level of autonomy written or spoken and recorded texts concerned with contemporary and field-related subjects.
Level B2-

Speaking Skills : at the end of this teaching unit, the student will be able to express his/her opinions, to present briefly but clearly and fluently a field-related subject and  to keep  a conversation with a native speaker on a familiar topic or on a topic related to his/her field of specialization.
Level B1

Writing skills : at the end of this teaching unit, the student will be able to produce simple connected text on topics, which are familiar or of personal interest.
Level B1-

Culture  :  at the end of this teaching unit the student has a knowledge of Dutch and Flemish cultural aspects and is able to use the appropriate strategies to establish contacts with native speakers.
 

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Content
This Teaching Unit aims at
  • developing the student's receptive skills by the input of written and spoken texts ;
  • developing the student's ability to express his point of view and speak about a chosen subject in public ;
  • developing the student's writing skills by the redaction of formal letters and summaries of films ;
  • broadening the student's knowledge and view of the Dutch culture by the organization of two excursions to Flanders.
Teaching methods
The Teaching Unit consists of classroom activities as well as a-learning activities.
The more general vocabulary and the field-related vocabulary will be presented in written as well as audio texts used to exercise the reading and listening comprehension techniques .
The vocabulary and the typical structures of the Dutch language will be revised, extended and tested by means of self-tuition in a Reading Portfolio and on the Moodle e-learning Platform.  Some techniques of communication will be exercised by means of written and oral production exercise (role plays, presentations).
Evaluation methods
  • Continuous assessment in term I and II = 10 %
  • Written test at the end of each term : code, reading and listening comprehension, writing = 60 %
  • oral exam : at the end of term II = 15 %
  • Oral presentation at the end of term II = 15 %
Other information
  • Training staff : classes in group of 20-25 students
  • The teacher is available during his/her office hours and can be contacted by email
  • Workload :
    60 classroom hours
    90 hours (self-study including e-learning)
Bibliography
  • Syllabus 'Nederlands voor studenten Letteren en wijsbegeerte-Intermediair niveau'
  • Dutch for Arts students- Intermediate level'
  • Syllabus LNEER1212
  • Plate-forme d'auto-apprentissage Moodle
  • Dossier de lecture accompagné d'exercices
Teaching materials
  • Syllabus 'Nederlands voor studenten Letteren en wijsbegeerte-Intermediair niveau'
  • Dutch for Arts students- Intermediate level'
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Bachelor in History of Art and Archaeology : General

Bachelor in Philosophy

Bachelor in History

Bachelor in Ancient and Modern Languages and Literatures

Bachelor in History of Art and Archaeology : Musicology