German Language 7 (Intermediate)

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    German Language 7 (Intermediate)

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    German, German Culture

  • Language Level


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    Hours & Credits

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  • Overview

    The overall objective of the course is to assist students to become fully autonomous language learners and to enable them to achieve the level of written and oral fluency that will be required of them in an intercultural workplace at home or abroad. It also aims to further develop the students' ability to apply a range of transferable skills such as time management, team work, project management and oral presentation skills. 

    Learning Outcomes
    1. Extract information from a wide range of long and complex documents and audio-visual sources on concrete and abstract topics.
    2. Present a complex topic to an audience with a high degree of fluency appropriate to this level.
    3. Write a clear and well structured report on objectives, methodology, content and summary of findings of work carried out throughout the semester using clear and detailed language, explain his/her position on a current issue and indicate the benefits and drawbacks of various options.
    4. Use and evaluate on-line and hard copy resources, e.g. dictionaries, thesaurus, valency grammars, parallel corpora for life-long learning.