University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

GERM 4001 - Honours German Language

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 6
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 2 hours per week
Restriction: Available only to students admitted to relevant Honours program
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: No
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: Completed degree (72 units) including 24 units German Studies major or completed Diploma of Languages
Assessment: Class test in German (20%), semester test in German (35%), oral presentation in German (10%), oral test in German (15%), take home work (20%)

The course aims to build on the language and learning skills acquired in levels 1-3 of the German Studies major. Through a range of tasks including the discussion of contemporary issues, textual analysis, translation and advanced grammar, it focuses on developing a more sophisticated understanding of German society, culture and language and on the development of higher order spoken and written expression. The course aims to provide students with the level of language competence they will require to write a 12,000 word Honours thesis in German.

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 08/08/2022 Wed 17/08/2022 Fri 16/09/2022 Fri 28/10/2022

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Seminar
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25027 SE01 5 5 26 Jul - 13 Sep Tuesday 4pm - 6pm Napier, 204, Teaching Room
4 Oct - 25 Oct Tuesday 4pm - 6pm Napier, 204, Teaching Room
Related Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
29227 LEC0 5 5 This class does not have any timetabled face-to-face sessions. Please check MyUni or contact your Course Coordinator for details.
Note: This lecture is pre-recorded and can be viewed any time after publication in MyUni. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.