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Syllabus ADVANCED GERMAN - 32272
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Last update 21-09-2016
HU Credits: 4

Degree/Cycle: 1st degree (Bachelor)

Responsible Department: german, russian & east european studies

Semester: 1st Semester

Teaching Languages: German

Campus: Mt. Scopus

Course/Module Coordinator: Dr Kristina Reiss

Coordinator Email:

Coordinator Office Hours: Tuesday, 10 - 12

Teaching Staff:
Dr. Kristina Reiss

Course/Module description:
Within this course We will read and discuss together current topics of German society, culture and politics.

Course/Module aims:
we will improve our knowledge in reading speaking discussing and understanding German language and culture.

Learning outcomes - On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
Reading, discussing and writing on current issues regarding politics, cultural and social topics of Germany

Attendance requirements(%):

Teaching arrangement and method of instruction: Interactive methods: Discussion

Course/Module Content:
Within this course we will read and discuss current topics of German society, culture and politics and improve our abilities to write texts/comments

Required Reading:
Texts and articles given within the course

Additional Reading Material:
will presented within course

Course/Module evaluation:
End of year written/oral examination 50 %
Presentation 10 %
Participation in Tutorials 30 %
Project work 10 %
Assignments 0 %
Reports 0 %
Research project 0 %
Quizzes 0 %
Other 0 %

Additional information:
Students needing academic accommodations based on a disability should contact the Center for Diagnosis and Support of Students with Learning Disabilities, or the Office for Students with Disabilities, as early as possible, to discuss and coordinate accommodations, based on relevant documentation.
For further information, please visit the site of the Dean of Students Office.