Centre for Continuing Education

German Course 301 (Level 9)

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If you want to learn to speak German, our German classes are ideal for adult learners to enjoy a practical and social experience while you learn German language and culture. Learn German the smart way with German courses at CCE, the University of Sydney.

Suitable for those who have completed all levels up to 204 or who have completed 195 hours of recent face-to-face tuition, and have a good command of grammar and well-developed conversation skills. It aims to improve students' ability to communicate on a variety of subjects (e.g. culture through an exploration of ‘cultural capitals’ such as Weimar, employment processes through writing applications and preparing Curriculum Vitaes, tourism through planning city tours and purchasing theatre tickets).

Extend with the introduction of the simple past and through activities, discussions and role-plays will gain confidence in expressing their own views and ideas.

Magazine or newspaper articles, TV news, films etc. will be utilised according to the ability of the class.


  • Exploring the cultural themes of cities
  • Writing job applications
  • Planning and engaging in tourist activities

Prescribed text

Studio 21 A2 Das Deutschbuch (Kurs – und Übungsbuch mit DVD-Rom) by Funk et al (Cornelsen) ISBN 978-3-06-520574-0

Supplementary material:

Vokabeltaschenbuch (Glossary) ISBN 978-3-06-520597-9

Based on Units 8, 9 and ‘Station 3’ of the above text. The text is used for activities and forms the basis for consolidation and practice.

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