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Syllabus Lets talk in German - 32344
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Last update 04-10-2017
HU Credits: 2

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: By appointment

Teaching Staff:
Dr. Kristina Reiss

Course/Module description:
diverse topics ŭof contemporary ŭGerman life (politics, social topics, lifestyles,culture, art, ŭeducation, youth, gender ŭetc.)

Course/Module aims:
Improvement of oral ŭlanguage skills of ŭGerman to the level of ŭB2/C1. On the agenda will be diverse subjects ŭof contemporary ŭGerman life (culture, art, ŭeducation, youth, gender roles ŭetc.)

Learning outcomes - On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
Talk and discuss freely in ŭan everyday ŭconversation at an ŭadvanced level. ŭ

Attendance requirements(%):

Teaching arrangement and method of instruction: Textwork and conversation using A/V means

Course/Module Content:
Texts, discussions, ŭstudents’ ŭpresentations ŭ
Diverse themes of contemporary German life such as politics, culture, art, education, youth culture etc.

Required Reading:
material given within lessons

Additional Reading Material:

Course/Module evaluation:
End of year written/oral examination 40 %
Presentation 0 %
Participation in Tutorials 30 %
Project work 30 %
Assignments 0 %
Reports 0 %
Research project 0 %
Quizzes 0 %
Other 0 %

Additional information:
Participants are required to take actively part in the lessons and to have completed a course equivalent to German for Beginners.
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.