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LL229 - German 6

  • Module code: LL229
  • Module name: German 6
  • Department: Language Centre
  • Credit: 24, 30

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This module is designed to meet the needs of undergraduates who wish to acquire a more detailed and more specialised knowledge of the German language. Students should already possess knowledge equivalent to outcomes of German 5.

Principal learning outcomes

By the end of the module students should be able to/will have: demonstrate the ability to understand and process German of increasing complexity and drawing on source texts of substantial volume; demonstrate the ability to produce German of increasing complexity and sophistication, developing skills of analysis and argumentation; demonstrate the ability to produce English language versions of German originals such that they are useable in a professional context; developed competence in a broad range of complex and non-routine language tasks across a wide and often unpredictable variety of contexts; consolidated and expanded listening, reading, writing and speaking skills at an advanced level; improved awareness and knowledge of life and culture in German-speaking countries.

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/ll229

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: LL229-24)
D (Assessed/examined work) Coursework 10%
  Translation exam 35%
  Speaking exam 25%
  Final exam - Writing 30%
VA (Visiting students only) 100% assessed (part year) visiting 100%
30 CATS (Module code: LL229-30)
D (Assessed/examined work) Coursework 10%
  Translation exam 35%
  Speaking exam 25%
  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

N/A

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