Advanced Basque language

  • Credits 20
  • Semester 1 and 2
  • Codes M413 0921533
  • Status Optional but student should have taken level 2 Basque previously
  • Teaching methods Three hours per week, all primarily in the target language, covering in grammar, translation, stylistics, and oral and written production.


To consolidate linguistic competence in Basque and expand knowledge of specific areas of grammar. Emphasis will be placed on oral and written competence.

Learning outcomes

To achieve 1B/2A level competence, following the HABE criteria.


  • Two written assessments or oral presentation (25%)
  • Oral exam (25%)
  • 3 hour exam in May (50%)

Learning resources

Language Material available from the Central Library and the Media and Language Resource Centre.

Core texts

Contemporary journalistic and literary texts provided by the teacher.


Ira Ortigosa Pascual