97603 German Language and Culture 38cp; 2 x 1.5hr seminars each week; availability: exchange and study abroad students with faculty approval
Requisite(s): 97602 German Language and Culture 2
In this subject, students further develop their evolving skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing in German, as well as developing a deeper understanding of the cultures of German-speaking countries. By the end of this subject, students are able to understand simple texts, effectively and confidently express opinions on familiar social or cultural issues in written and spoken discourse, and understand the gist of news and current affairs presented as part of authentic German television or radio programs. They are also able to communicate more effectively in familiar everyday social situations as well as more specific contexts, for example the workplace or at university. Students further develop their understanding of aspects of German-speaking culture and their relationship to appropriate language use, as well as consolidate and expand strategies for long-term effective language learning.
This subject corresponds to Level A2 (basic user) of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (Council of Europe).
Autumn session, City campus
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- Subject EFTSL: 0.167