German Language 2B Intermediate

Course code GRMN2502Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science

This course, offered in Semester 2 each year, is a follow on from GRMN2501 (German Language 2A Intermediate), which is offered in Semester 1 each year. It concentrates on further developing reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. The course aims to provide a complete basis for further study of the German language at a senior level.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 2
Previously offered in 2014
Objectives1. To develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in German language
2. To demonstrate an understanding of, and be able to communicate in German about selected fields such as everyday situations, but also aspects of German society and culture.
3. To acquire knowledge of the German-speaking world and appropriate modes of interaction in German-speaking society
4. To develop the capacity to think critically
ContentThis program follows on from GRMN2501. Whilst the program covers the four metaskills (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)GRMN2032 and GRMN2034. Students who have completed either of these courses may not enrol in GRMN2502.
TransitionExisting students should not be affected.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeGRMN2501 or equivalent
Modes of DeliveryFlexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
Teaching MethodsSelf Directed Learning
Assessment Items
Essays / Written Assignments1 written language assignment = 20%
Examination: Formal2 hour written language examination - 40%
Other: (please specify)1 oral assignment = 20%
Other: (please specify)All items must be submitted/completed to satisfy the unit requirements. Students must pass the examination to pass the course.
Presentations - Group1 group presentation = 10%
Quiz - On-lineOn-line language quizzes (2) = 10%
Contact HoursTutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for GRMN2502