120004 Intensive German Refresher Course - moderate advanced


Type
Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
3
Lecturer (assistant)
Gigl, Elke
Organisation
Center for International Relations (CIR)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2017/18
Languages of instruction
Deutsch

Content

The course takes place from 11 - 22 September 2017.

GERMAN REFRESHER COURSE
INTERMEDIATE TO ADVANCED LEVEL

The “Intensive German Refresher Course” including “being a student at BOKU Vienna” is for students who already have previous knowledge at an intermediate - advanced level. It is especially for people who have learned the language or had contact with German, but do not practice it on a regular basis.

Course content:
Grammar:Revision of important / difficult grammar points
Vocabulary:Revision of basic vocabulary (especially for daily-life situations)
Idioms
Expanding vocabulary so that students are confident in conversation, discussions on specific topics, such as:
Speaking:-University / Work / Education / Studying and Living in Vienna
-Environment / Global world problems
-Business / Technology
-News / Sports / Leisure / Events
-Science and Research
-Society / Human relations
-Current topics
-Topics chosen by students
Discussions, bilateral conversations, debates (for and against positions) etc.

Listening comprehension: Training with authentic material



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Previous knowledge expected



Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Learning German at BOKU
Intensiv-Language Course: Aim of the course
It is the aim of the course to improve language skills, not only in every day speech, but also in subjects with relevance to studies in Applied Life Sciences.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.