Centre for Continuing Education

German Course 302 (Level 10)

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Level A2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)

This course aims to consolidate and improve your knowledge through the development of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills beyond which has been gained in previous courses. More complex grammatical structures will be introduced in order to improve all essential language skills.

Outcomes

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • prepare a government report
  • discuss alternative transport options such as car sharing
  • express what makes you happy and what you don’t like about your job
  • speak about the experience of working and living in a foreign country
  • use the newly introduced and revised grammatical structures more confidently.

Content

This course covers the following topics:

  • reports: government and administration (grammar: interrogative welch-, demonstrative pronouns dies, verb lassen)
  • mobility and traffic (grammar: conjunctions bis, seit (dem); vocabulary: ‘internet’, ‘social media’)
  • training and employment (grammar: relative pronouns and relative clauses in the accusative and dative case)
  • work abroad (grammar: simple past; vocabulary: mobility, travel, foreign countries).

Intended audience

Suitable for A2 level students, those who have completed all levels of German up to 301 or who have completed 220 hours of recent face-to-face tuition.

Delivery style

Delivered as a series of interactive sessions where active participation is encouraged. Each session is conducted in a friendly and relaxed classroom setting.

Prescribed text

MENSCHEN A2 Coursebook by Habersack et al. (Max Hueber Verlag), ISBN 9783192119026

MENSCHEN A2 Workbook with 2 Audio CDs by Breitsameter et al. (Max Hueber Verlag), ISBN 9783191119027

Based on Units 20-24 of the prescribed text. The text is used for activities and forms the basis for consolidation and practice.

Optional text

MENSCHEN A2 Vocabulary in German by Niebisch (Max Hueber Verlag), ISBN 9783197319025

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Please note

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Features

Language courses are offered in four terms each year during January, April, July and October.

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