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Placement Test

For a registration from level A1.2 a placement test is required if you have not yet written an exam with us.

German as a foreign language

Level Courses

German A1

Lecture number
042018d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21
Wed.4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly

21/10/20 - 03/02/21

Lecturers

  • Julia Kruck

Description

Target group:
The language course is suitable for students with no previous knowledge.

Course content:


This course is designed to provide students with an initial basic knowledge of the German language by means of everyday conversation topics and situations.
For example, you will learn how to greet each other, ask for name, address, telephone number and subject of study, talk about family, understand times or talk about cultural events, describe a daily routine, understand job advertisements, talk about clothes, talk to a doctor, describe a route or write a postcard, etc.

Regular and active participation is a prerequisite for successful completion of the course. It is also necessary to do homework in order to further practice and consolidate what you have learned.

The course is designed in such a way that the participants complete the language level A1 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages in one semester.

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on the first Webex date:

Digital output with LMS (licence code for BlinkLearning, learner 1 year)
Course book with audio/video NP00860715601
Exercise book with interactive exercises NP00860715701

Registration

German A2

Lecture number
042019d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21
Wed.4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly21/10/20 - 03/02/21

Lecturers

  • Wiebke Molter

Description

Target group:
The language course is suitable for students with some previous knowledge who have successfully completed the A1.2 course with a certificate of achievement or who have achieved at least 25 points in the placement test.

Course content:
The basic knowledge of German grammar and vocabulary acquired in the A1 basic course will be further developed on the basis of everyday conversation topics and situations.
For example, you will learn to understand and give advice, give a mini-presentation, introduce a sight, complain, describe a picture or write a story.
Regular and active participation is a prerequisite for successful completion of the course. It is also necessary to do homework in order to further practice and consolidate what you have learned.
The course is designed in such a way that the participants complete the language level A2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages in one semester.

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on the first Webex date:

Digital output with LMS (licence code for BlinkLearning, learner 1 year)
Course book
with audio/video NP00860716401
Exercise book
with audio/video and interactive exercises NP00860716501

Registration

German B1.1

Lecture number
042020d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Registration deadline
09/08/2020
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21
Wed.4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly21/10/20 - 03/02/21

Lecturers

  • Ulrich Heiland

Description

Target group:
The German course B1.1 is for students with a solid basic knowledge of German who have successfully completed the A2 course with a certificate of achievement or who have achieved at least 74 points in the placement test.

Course content:
This course is about the acquisition of extended basic knowledge of the German language, which will be taught by means of everyday conversation topics and situations.
For example, you will learn how to plan a business idea, write your opinion in a forum, write a complaint e-mail or give a short lecture.
Using role-plays, discussions, presentations and learning games, grammar topics are repeated and everyday and special speaking situations are practised.
Regular and active participation is a prerequisite for successful completion of the course. This also requires the completion of homework in order to further practice and consolidate what has been learned.
The course is designed in such a way that the participants complete the first part level (B1.1) according to the European Framework of Reference for Languages in one semester.

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on the first Webex date:

Digital edition with LMS (licence code for BlinkLearning (learner, 1 year)
Aspects new B1.1+ textbook with audio/video NP00860501501
Workbook with audio and interactive exercises NP00860501707

Registration

Unfortunately this course is already booked out. Registration is not possible anymore.

German B2.1

Lecture number
042022d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21
Wed.4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly21/10/20 - 03/02/21

Lecturers

Description

Target group:
The language course is suitable for students with advanced knowledge who have successfully completed the B1 course with a certificate of achievement and have achieved at least 119 points in the placement test.

Course content:
In the course, German language skills at lower levels are consolidated and supplemented with complex content. By means of partly controversial topics of conversation, you will expand your communication tools and deepen your understanding of grammar. The course focuses on expanding your vocabulary and written expression.
Using presentations on political and cultural topics from everyday life, you will practise speaking freely in front of an audience and the form of presentation in your studies together with the correct writing of a hand out. You will learn to understand evaluations (book review), to compile information from several texts, to take notes in a structured way, to use notes for summaries and to write coherent texts.
Regular and active participation is a prerequisite for successful completion of the course. It is also necessary to do homework in order to further practice and consolidate what has been learned.
The course is designed in such a way that the participants complete the first sublevel (B2.1) according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages during this time.

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on the first Webex date:


Digital output with LMS (licence code for BlinkLearning (learner, 1 year)
Aspects new B2.1 Textbook with audio/video NP00860502502
Workbook with audio and interactive exercises NP00860502603

Registration

German C1.1

Lecture number
042023d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Language Course
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Mon.6 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly19/10/20 - 01/02/21
Wed.4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly21/10/20 - 03/02/21

Lecturers

  • Gunda Beuthien

Description

Target group:
The language course is suitable for students with advanced knowledge who have successfully completed the B2 course with a certificate of achievement or have achieved at least 170 points in the placement test.


Course content:
Using topics from the fields of the working world, business, media and language, the language skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking) are trained and developed. Grammatical structures will be expanded and deepened in accordance with communicative needs, linked to topics and language activities.
You will learn, for example, how to listen actively, write a summary, practise giving lectures, create texts in a varied way and write literary texts.
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Regular and active participation is a prerequisite for the successful completion of the course. This also requires the completion of homework in order to further practice and consolidate what has been learned.
The course is designed in such a way that the participants complete the first sublevel (C1.1) according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages during this time.

 

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on the first Webex date:

Digital output with LMS (licence code for BlinkLearning (learner 1 year) aspects new C1.1
Textbook with audio/video NP00860503502
Workbook
with audio and interactive exercises NP00860503603

Registration

German C1/C2 Grammar

Lecture number
042024d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Maximum number of participants
18

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Tue2 p.m. to 4 p.m.Weekly20/10/20 - 02/02/21

Lecturers

Description

to be announced

Literature

to be announced

Registration

Preparatory Courses for B2 level

The prerequisite for participation is that you have successfully completed level B1.

German Grammar A1-B1

Lecture number
042017d
Semester
Autumn semester 2020
Type
Online Language Course
Maximum number of participants
14

Events

DayTimeRecurrenceDuration
Tue.4 p.m. to 8 p.m.Weekly20/10/20 - 02/02/21

Lecturers

  • Ulrich Heiland

Description

to be announced

Literature

Please have the following textbook available on the first Webex date:

Grammatik aktiv
Cartoned 256 pages 978-3-06-023972-6    

OR


E-book 256 pages 978-3-06-021441-9

Registration