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Frau Grit Brendecke

Senior Grit BrendeckeTeaching Fellow

First Year Language coordinator and Exams Secretary
German SSLC Coordinator, Widening Participation Officer, Alumni relations, YA Co-ordinator for Incoming Erasmus students

Tel: +44 (0)24 765 73158
Email: g.a.brendecke@warwick.ac.uk

H2.11, Humanities Building
Humanities Building, University Road
University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL

About

I studied English, German and Journalism at Leipzig University including a year abroad spent studying at Manchester Metropolitan University. After the completion of my M.A. dissertation which was entitled The fictitious portrayal of Victorian Reality in representative novels by George Gissing I became a Teaching Assistant at the School of Modern Languages at Southampton University.

I have been a Teaching Fellow at the German Department since 2002. I completed my Warwick Teaching Certificate (CertEd HE) in 2007. In the academic year 2018/19 I was promoted to Senior Teaching Fellow.

Teaching

First year:
Language:

GE101/102 Grammar, Translation, Conversation and Comprehension

GE103 Beginners German

Culture:

GE108 The Changing Face of Germany, lectures on History and Culture of the GDR, Women in the GDR, The Media of the GDR

Second year:
Language:

GE201 Essay writing, Conversation and Comprehension

GE203 Post Beginners German

Final Year:
Language:

GE401 Essay writing, Conversation and Comprehension

Administrative roles

  • First Year Language Coordinator
  • First Year Exams Secretary
  • Personal Tutor
  • Alumni Relations
  • Widening Participation Officer
  • German SSLC Coordinator
  • YA Co-ordinator for Incoming Erasmus students

Office hours

Thursdays 10-11pm