Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07
This module is designed for students with an SCE H in German or equivalent. The course develops receptive and productive oral and written German language skills. Students who are considering applying for entry to German Honours must take this course.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
The course will develop receptive and productive language skills through weekly classes which will focus respectively on written language, aural language and oral language. In addition students will complete a structured programme of self learning. The course consists of lectures on aspects of German grammar as well as two tutorials per week in which students practice their oral skils and tutorials in which students complete written German language work, which is supplemented by homework exercises.
May NOT be included as part of a graduating curriculum with GM 1054 or GM 2040.
Aspekte 1 Mittelstufe Deutsch in Teilbänden, Teil 1, ISBN: 978-3-12-606007-3
Paul Webster: The German Handbook: Your Guide to Speaking and Writing German (Cambridge University Press, 1999), ISBN: 9780521648608
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
1st Attempt: In-course assessment: 2 in-class tests (70%): oral/aural continuous assessment (30%).
Regular homework exercises.
The above assessments are given CAS marks, and written or verbal feedback is also given. Additional informal feedback on performance is also given in both written language classes and oral/aural classes.