Module Information

Module Identifier
Module Title
Basic German
Academic Year
Intended for use in future years
Mutually Exclusive
GE10120 and/or GE10210

Course Delivery

Delivery Type Delivery length / details
Seminars / Tutorials


Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Assessment Continuous Assessment: German oral/aural  40%
Semester Assessment Assignment: 6 written German assignments  20%
Semester Exam 1.5 Hours   40%

Learning Outcomes

On completion of the module students:

1) should be able to communicate on a basic level in spoken and written German;
2) will have acquired a basic knowledge about language in general as well as a basic grasp of German linguistic structures;
3) will have been introduced to the cultural context in which those German structures are used.

Brief description

Students will cover chapers 1-5 of Themen neu in zwei Banden, Bd 1.

There will be four hourly classes per week in which oral, aural and written skills will be taught in an integrated fashion on the basis of the textbook.


This module is at CQFW Level 4