German Language 3D Advanced

Course code GRMN3504Units 10Level 3000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Humanities and Social Science

This course aims to develop and improve all German language skills by building on the skills acquired in GRMN3503. While continuing to strengthen communicative competence in spoken German, the focus is increasingly on formal grammar and translation skills for written language. Students’ ability to appreciate cultural products of German speaking societies will also be further enhanced.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 2
Previously offered in 2014
Objectives1. To develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in the German language at an intermediate to more advanced level
2. To develop specific and interactive German language skills as they occur in everyday social contexts
3. Locate and navigate authentic websites in German
4. To develop the capacity to think critically and organise time effectively when carrying out particular set tasks of translation or writing compositions in German.
ContentAreas that will be treated in GRMN3504 include:
* Consolidating language skills necessary for tertiary study in Germany
* Translation
* Writing set pieces such as free compositions in German on a range of everyday social topics.
Replacing Course(s)na
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeGRMN3503 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 exam (45%)
Other: (please specify)All items must be submitted/completed to satisfy the course requirements. Students must pass the examination to pass the course.
Other: (please specify)1 oral language assignment (20%)
Quiz - On-line3 online cultural quizzes (15%)
Contact HoursTutorial: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for GRMN3504