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GM 1549
BACKGROUND TO GERMAN BEGINNERS 2
CREDIT POINTS 15

Course Co-ordinator: Dr G M Sharman

Pre-requisite(s): None

Note(s): This course may only be taken in conjunction with German for Beginners 2 (GM 1554) or otherwise by permission of Head of School.

This course is intended for beginners, wishing to proceed with German Studies beyond level 1. It provides an introduction to selected German Short Stories from the 20th-century, with a particular focus on relating these to their cultural, historical and social context.

1 one-hour literature seminar plus 1 one-hour language tutorial per week.

1st Attempt: 1 two-hour written examination (50%) and one essay of ca 1000 words (50%).

Resit: 1 two-hour written examination (100%).