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GRMN2004: German 4

The practical language classes in this unit build on GRMN2003. By the end of the unit you will be able to communicate in most situations likely to arise while travelling in a German-speaking country. Using authentic materials in the classroom will also enable you to improve your cultural competency and deepen your knowledge of the German-speaking world

Code GRMN2004
Academic unit Germanic Studies
Credit points 6
GRMN2003 or GRMN1211 or GRMN2611
GRMN1222 or GRMN2612

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. express yourself on a range of topics, expressing a point of view and articulating the advantages and disadvantages of various options in a given situation
  • LO2. report on experiences and events, dreams, hopes and goals
  • LO3. demonstrate a broader knowledge of the German language as a tool of communication, thereby achieving a higher degree of competence in their progress towards the command of the German language
  • LO4. demonstrate revised, practised and extended grammatical and vocabulary knowledge
  • LO5. demonstrate greater skill in the comprehension of progressively more sophisticated and complex German texts
  • LO6. demonstrate an awareness of the problems associated with the learning of a foreign language and have applied a problem-solving approach to deal with these difficulties
  • LO7. organise and communicate in German their own creative, imaginative and critical thinking.

Unit outlines

Unit outlines will be available 1 week before the first day of teaching for the relevant session.