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GE101 - Modern German Language I

  • Module code: GE101
  • Module name: Modern German Language I
  • Department: German Studies
  • Credit: 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

To develop translation, grammar and speaking skills in German, and in doing so broaden students' vocabulary and range of idiom, expression and awareness of various stylistic registers.

Principal learning outcomes

This class prepares students for the translation, grammar and oral elements in the end-of-year language examination papers.

Timetabled teaching activities

Over the year you will have three sessions in German language per week. These consist of (a) a weekly Translation Class covering translation from and into German, and (b) a small language class working on Grammar. You will also have (c) one weekly Conversation class taught by our native-speaker LektorInnen.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/german/undergrad/undergraduatemodules/ge101/

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
30 CATS (Module code: GE101-30)
D (Assessed/examined work) Oral examination 34%
  2-hour examination (German Translation) 33%
  2-hour examination (Composition and Comprehension) 33%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core
  • Undergraduate German Studies (R200) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German with Chinese (R2A0) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German with French (R2A1) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German with Italian (R2A3) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German with Portuguese (R2A5) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German with Arabic (R2A6) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German with Russian (R2A7) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German with Japanese (R2A8) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German Studies with Linguistics (R2Q2) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German with Spanish (R2R4) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Spanish Studies with German (R4RB) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Hispanic Studies with German (R4RK) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages (R90R) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German with Film Studies (RP33) - Year 1
Optional Core
  • Undergraduate Politics, International Studies and German (M164) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate English and German (QR37) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate French with German (R1A2) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German Studies and Economics (4-year) (R2L1) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German and Economics (4-year) (R2L4) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German and Linguistics (R2Q3) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German and History (R2V1) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Italian with German (R3A2) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Spanish Studies and German Studies (R4R2) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Hispanic Studies and German (R4RG) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages (R900) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages and Economics (4-year) (R9L1) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages and Linguistics (R9Q1) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Modern Languages with Linguistics (R9Q2) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German and Business Studies (RN21) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate French and German Studies (RR12) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate French and German (RR14) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German and Italian (RR16) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate German Studies and Italian (RR23) - Year 1
Optional
  • Undergraduate Economics 3 Year Variants (L100) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Economics 3 Year Variants (L116) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Linguistics with German (with Year Abroad) (Q2R2) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Italian and European Literature (RQ32) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate European Studies with Italian (2+2) (T2R3) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate European Studies with Italian (2+2) (T2R3) - Year 4