German Language and Culture VI
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Non Degree Course
General Objectives of the CourseGerman Language and Culture - Level VI aims to teach written and spoken German language both at reception and production level. The course objectives follow the guidelines of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) for B1 level.
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsAt the end of level B1 of the CEFR, students will have the following language skills:
• Can understand the main points of regularly encountered issues in work, school, leisure, etc..
• Can handle almost all everyday situations in German.
• Can write simple and well organized texts on a well known subject .
• Can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans.
Applicants must be aged 16 years or over.
Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and GradingSuccessful course completion supposes the realization of all the proposed activities; the evaluation is expressed in a final grade on a scale of 0-20 points. Minimal pass grade is 10 points.
As a rule, continuous assessment is the preferential regime to assess our students’ knowledge which requires 75% attendance and completion of two assessment tests. Other elements such as class participation, homework and tasks performed throughout the course, are also taken into account for evaluation. At the end of each level, students can request the corresponding certificate, if the course has been successfully completed.
- Study Programme
1st SemesterStart date: 16-09-2013
Start date (first year): 16-09-2013
End date: 21-12-2013
2nd SemesterStart date: 10-02-2014
End date: 31-05-2014