German B2.1
Course code
LCD6325.HT
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Saksa keel B2.1
Course title in English
German B2.1
ECTS credits
6.0
approximate amount of contact lessons
84
Teaching semester
autumn
Assessment form
assessment
lecturer of 2019/2020  Autumn semester
Õie Kirs (saksa keel) tavaline kursus
lecturer of 2019/2020  Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
Course aims
: The course is for the students who take it for optional studies. The aim of the course is to acquire the language skills that are to a great extent in accordance with the language level B2
(upper-intermediate level) described in CEFR documents. The skills enable wide-ranging social communication concerning the speciality and considering the respective cultural background.
Brief description of the course
The intergrated development of all four skills (listening, speaking, reading and writing) guided by the B2 scale of European language skills levels.
The content and grammar analysis of the texts of both general and speciality interest. Enhancing the vocabulary, developing the use of more complex language structures and applying them in discussions and writing tasks connected with speciality topics.
Independent work
The independent work involves doing practical homework, reading and analyzing texts, working on vocabulary, doing reports and other creative tasks.
Learning outcomes in the course
By the end of the course the student acquires the knowledge and skills which are mostly in accordance with the European B2 language level scale (upper-intermediate level). They can write argumentative essays, express and support their opinions, compile and perform an oral text in the form of a short presentation.
Assessment methods
To get a pass, the student needs to take and pass all the running written tests and to deliver an oral presentation.
To get a pass at the end of the course the student must have attended at least 60% of the lectures.
Teacher
Lektor Õie Kirs
Study literature
B2 taseme omandamiseks koostatud õppematerjal (õpik, töövihik, kirjanduslikud ja ajakirjanduslikud tekstid).
Study books and workbooks on B2 level.
Additional information
Õppeaine töömahud ja vormid: Arvestuse saamiseks peab osalema kontaktseminarides vähemalt 60% ulatuses ning täitma ette nähtud kodused ülesanded.