Course title in Estonian
Saksa keel C1.1
Course title in English
approximate amount of contact lessons
lecturer of 2019/2020 Autumn semester
Andine Frick (saksa keel) tavaline kursus
lecturer of 2019/2020 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
This is a proficiency level practical English course, which aims at developing speaking skills within the framework of topics related to academic communication, integrating it with other skills.
Brief description of the course
The course focuses on language related to the university (studies, academic activities and obligations, relationships among students, the position of the university in society, ties between different universities, comparison of getting a higher education etc.), its processing and acqusition.
Independent work consists in work with dictionaries, compiling short research projects, preparing for and coordination of individual and group presentations.
Learning outcomes in the course
Students who have completed the course
have familiarized themselves with the main terminology and concepts of the topic;
have studied the assigned articles on the topics, are able to identify the main and secondary problems in them. They can also relate the problem to their own experience through commentary;
are able to complete individual and group presentations on the given topics and deliver them on the appropriate lexical and grammatical level;
are able to apply the newly acquired lexis, completing the given tests with a positive grade.
As a result of the course activities, the student has to demonstrate noticeable improvement in terms of lexis, topic discussion, linguistic accuracy and fluency.