120012 German Conversation II - Intermediate
- Lecture and exercise
- Semester hours
- Lecturer (assistant)
- Gigl, Elke
- Center for International Relations (CIR)
- Offered in
- Wintersemester 2018/19
- Languages of instruction
The German II Conversation course will sufficiently discuss topics with respect to vocabulary and correct grammar and will take place in the relaxed atmosphere of a small forum.
- every day language
- scientific topics
In addition, a list of actual subjects containing the preferred subjects of participants will be put together in class.
Various forms of discussion:
-Work in pairs
-Group discussion followed by analysis in plenary
-Debates (pro and contra positions in discussion)
Upon students´ request, an analysis of mistakes may be incorporated into the course.
- Previous knowledge expected
Basic knowledge of the German language
- Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)
The aim of the German Conversation course II is:
-To improve language skills, not only in every day speech, but also in scientific subjects with relevance to studies in applied life sciences.
-To improve written and oral expression (language skills) and to emphasise correct language use
-To learn to use rhetorical tools
-To increase knowledge and use of vocabulary by active participation
-Techniques for presentations and further training in public speaking
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.