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LL211 - German 4

  • Module code: LL211
  • Module name: German 4
  • Department: Language Centre
  • Credit: 24, 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The module will strengthen reading and writing skills and will also reinforce the communicative skills acquired during previous study of the language. Students will gain further insights into the culture and civilisation of German-speaking countries. The module will offer a more advanced study of language structure and syntax, and will concentrate on using the target language for discussing and analysing aspects of German society.

Principal learning outcomes

"By the end of the module students will have: developed competence in a broad range of complex or technical language tasks performed in a variety of social or work contexts improved and consolidated listening, reading, speaking and writing skills at a reasonably advanced level; increased their knowledge of grammar, syntax and register; studied different aspects of life in German-speaking countries, with a view to developing an appreciation of contemporary society. "

Timetabled teaching activities

One two-hour language class each week, plus at least 3 hours structured independent learning each week. Commencing Term 1, week 2.

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/languagecentre/academic/german/ll211

Other essential notes

No module can be selected without first coming to the Language Centre to establish the correct language level (according to prior knowledge) and specific timetable slot. Further information on levels and outcomes can be found at: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/languagecentre/academic/levels/ .

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
24 CATS (Module code: LL211-24)
B1 (Examination only) Interim test 10%
  Speaking exam 30%
  Final exam - Reading 30%
  Final exam - Writing 30%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed (part year) visiting 100%
30 CATS (Module code: LL211-30)
B1 (Examination only) Interim test 10%
  Speaking exam 30%
  Final exam - Reading 30%
  Final exam - Writing 30%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed (part year) visiting 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core
  • 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
Optional
  • Undergraduate Computer and Business Studies (GN51) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Computer and Business Studies (with Intercalated Year) (GN5A) - Year 4
  • BA in Sociology (L302) - Year 1
  • BA in Sociology (L303) - Year 1
  • BA in Sociology (L304) - Year 1
  • BA in Sociology (L305) - Year 1
  • BA in Sociology (with Intercalated Year) (L307) - Year 1
  • BA in Sociology (with Intercalated Year) (L308) - Year 1
  • BA in Sociology (with Intercalated Year) (L309) - Year 1
  • BA in Sociology (with Intercalated Year) (L310) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies (MN32) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Law and Business Studies with Intercalated Year (4+1) (MN36) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business (N140) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with French (N1R1) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with German (N1R2) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with Italian (N1R3) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate International Business with Spanish (N1R4) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Accounting and Finance (with Intercalated Year/Undergraduate Partnership Programme) (NN37) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Linguistics with German (with Intercalated Year) (Q1A2) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7ML) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MM) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MP) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MQ) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (V7MR) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate Philosophy, Politics and Economics (with Intercalated year) (V7MS) - Year 4