Module Identifier GE11220  
Module Title BASIC GERMAN  
Academic Year 2001/2002  
Co-ordinator Mr Stefan Schubert  
Semester Semester 1  
Mutually Exclusive GE10120 and/or GE10210  
Course delivery Lecture   Total of 4 hours per week of language classes.  
  Seminars / Tutorials   Total of 4 hours per week of language classes.  
Assessment Assignment   6 written German assignments   20%  
  Continuous assessment   German oral/aural   40%  
  Exam   1.5 Hours   40%  

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.

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.

Reading Lists

Themen neu in zwei Banden Bd I, vol 1 of 2 volume edition. Kursbuch & Arbeitsbuch, Hueber, Munich