1st degree (Bachelor)
german, russian & east european studies
Dr . Kristina Reiss
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Dr. Kristina Reiss
Participants will study writing
styles of academic textwork.
They will learn to differentiate between everyday language and academic-scientific language forms in German.
This course will provide ressources of different styles of German academic language in order to extend their academic language and writing competence.
Learning outcomes - On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
We will develop and use German language skills on various levels to analyse and produce academic written textwork. Participants will enlarge their knowledge and widen of academic
Thex will understand, reflect and analyze different styles and forms of academic writing.
Teaching arrangement and method of instruction:
The students of this course will meet for one two-hour (academic) frontal session per week. There will be regular small group discussions within classes.
writing and stylistic analysis of academic articles in humanities
Several examples and periods of Young German Literature
We will work on our academic writing skills.
Academic textsexamples will be distributed within the course
Additional Reading Material:
will given/presented by lecturer within courses
End of year written/oral examination 50 %
Presentation 0 %
Participation in Tutorials 30 %
Project work 10 %
Assignments 0 %
Reports 10 %
Research project 0 %
Quizzes 0 %
Other 0 %
B1/B2 Level of German and active participation as well as regularly attendance are necessary.