German Language 2A Intermediate

Course code GRMN2501Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science

This course is designed for students with some knowledge of German and for students with post HSC German (excluding 2UZ) or equivalent. It concentrates on further developing reading, writing, listening and speaking skills (use of interjections, common idiomatic expressions, particles). The course aims to provide a complete basis for further study of the German language at a senior level.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
Previously offered in 2014
Objectives1. To develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in German language
2. To demonstrate an understanding of and communicate in German about selected topics
3. To extend knowledge of the German-speaking world and appropriate modes of interaction in German-speaking society
4. To develop the capacity to think critically and organise time effectively
ContentThis course follows on from GRMN1502. Areas of language that were not treated in ELEMENTARY GERMAN will be covered, including full treatment of noun cases, adjective endings, past tenses and future tenses. Whilst the course covers the four meta-skills (speaking, listening, reading and writing), the emphasis is still on communicative competence but will also focus on extending reading and writing skills.
Replacing Course(s)GRMN2031 and GRMN2033. Students who have completed either of these courses may not enrol in GRMN2501.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeGRMN1502 or equivalent
Modes of DeliveryFlexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Teaching MethodsSelf Directed Learning
Assessment Items
Essays / Written Assignments1 written language assignment (20%)
Examination: Formal1 written language examination (40%)
Other: (please specify)1 oral language assignment (20%)
Other: (please specify)All items must be submitted/completed to satisfy the course requirements. Students must pass the examination to pass the course.
Quiz - On-lineOn-line language quizzes (4)(20%)
Contact HoursTutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for GRMN2501