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GM3050: GERMAN LANGUAGE STUDY 5 (2017-2018)

Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 09:55

Course Overview

This  Level 3  course consists of a German language class, a composition class and an oral class. Students are encouraged to refine their oral and written German skills.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 3
Session Both Sessions Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus None. Sustained Study No
  • Dr Gundula-Maria Sharman

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 3 or Programme Level 4

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Course Description

The course consists of a German language class, a composition class and an oral class. Students are encouraged to refine their oral and written German skills. Tasks include translation from and into German, composition writing, as well as communication in oral form.

Further Information & Notes

This course is run over the full session and is not available to candidates for Honours in German. It is advisable for students intending to take this course to have spent some time in a German-speaking country.

Degree Programmes for which this Course is Prescribed

  • BSc Behavioural Studies with German
  • BSc Psychology with German
  • Bachelor of Laws and German Law (with Honours)
  • Bachelor of Laws with Options in German Language (Hons)
  • German Minor
  • MA Psychology with German

Contact Teaching Time

66 hours

This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.

Teaching Breakdown


1st Attempt: Written language exercises (75%); oral component (25%).

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

Formative Assessment



Written and oral feedback on language assignments.

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