Advanced Intermediate German - GE516

Location Term Level Credits (ECTS) Current Convenor 2017-18 2018-19
Canterbury
(version 2)
Autumn and Spring
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5 30 (15) DR W Fiorucci

Pre-requisites

GE329 or equivalent

Restrictions

None

2017-18

Overview

This module comprises: translation from German to English, grammar exercises, conversation classes, and the culture and politics of the German-speaking countries ('Landeskunde').

Details

This module appears in:


Contact hours

4 hours per week

Method of assessment

30% Coursework, 70% Exam

Preliminary reading

Indicative Reading List:

Dodd, W., Eckhard-Black, C., Kalpper, R. & Whittle, R. (1996), Modern German Grammar: A Practical Guide, Routledge: London.

Dodd, W., Eckhard-Black, C., Kalpper, R. & Whittle, R. (1996), Modern German Grammar: A Workbook, Routledge: London.

See the library reading list for this module (Canterbury)

See the library reading list for this module (Medway)

Learning outcomes

Students who successfully complete this module will be able to:

11.1 Demonstrate revision and development of German grammar to an advanced intermediate level;
11.2 Demonstrate extensive vocabulary building;
11.3 Demonstrate the ability to read increasingly difficult texts in German;
11.4 Demonstrate the ability to conduct meaningful conversations in German and acquire knowledge about the country.

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