11SPAN

Spanish L1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: D. Gemmell

Spanish is a significant language in the world which is becoming both important and popular in New Zealand to learn. It is of special importance to New Zealand trade as it is a major language in Latin American countries. This course focuses on the four communicative skills of listening, speaking, reading and writing, in familiar contexts. Students will become confident enough to seek out opportunities and use Spanish. The course will highlight various cultures of Spanish-speaking countries.
This course can lead to: AFS Language Immersion Scholarships to live in a Spanish Country, greater job opportunities in: tourism, commerce, diplomacy, teaching, journalism or any career of your choice. Knowing Spanish will also help with learning specialist scientific vocabulary.


Recommended Prior Learning

Prerequisites: Level 1 Spanish is available to Year 11, 12 and 13 students. Preferably have studied Year 9 or Year 10 Spanish, or in consultation with the Teacher of Spanish.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$30 Language Perfect Website subscription (optional)

Pathway

Career Pathways

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 24 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 10 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 14 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90908 v2
NZQA Info
Spanish 1.1 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of spoken Spanish texts on areas of most immediate relevance
5
5
5
5
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90909 v2
NZQA Info
Spanish 1.2 - Give a spoken presentation in Spanish that communicates a personal response
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90910 v2
NZQA Info
Spanish 1.3 - Interact using spoken Spanish to communicate personal information, ideas and opinions in different situations
5
5
5
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90911 v2
NZQA Info
Spanish 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of a variety of Spanish texts on areas of most immediate relevance
Level: 1
Internal or External: External
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90912 v2
NZQA Info
Spanish 1.5 - Write a variety of text types in Spanish on areas of most immediate relevance
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 24
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0