German Language 1B
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Online and other materials
Subjects may require attendance
- 29 Jun 2020
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Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:
- demonstrate extended listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in German language;
- communicate in German with some depth on selected topics of everyday life, such as shopping, ordering in a restaurant, places to visit, and sports and leisure activities;
- apply an extended knowledge of contemporary German cultural and social norms and German society; and
- use cognitive skills to analyse and synthesise information.
- Topics will be available to enrolled students in the subjects Learning Management System site approximately one week prior to the commencement of the teaching period.
You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:
- EquipmentDetails - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media) Headset, including microphone (highly recommended) Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media presentations).
- SoftwareDetails - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component. For additional information please visit UNE Hardware Requirements: https://www.une.edu.au/current-students/support/it-services/hardware
- TravelDetails - Travel may be required to attend the Final Examination for this subject.
- OtherDetails -
Textbook information is not available until approximately 8 weeks prior to the commencement of the Teaching period.
Students are expected to purchase prescribed material.
Textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
German is a major world language, with native speakers in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and many other countries. This subject develops your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills, which will allow you to increase your proficiency in everyday basic written and spoken German.
Students achieve language proficiency equivalent to Level A1/2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Language Assessment 1: 750 words (equivalent). Assessment Notes: Writing, reading and listening tasks. All components of the assessment are mandatory. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-4 Language Assessment 2: 750 words (equivalent). Assessment Notes: Writing, reading and listening tasks. All components of the assessment are mandatory. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-4 Quiz 1: 150 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1, 3, 4 Quiz 2: 150 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1, 3, 4 Quiz 3: 150 words (equivalent). Relates to Learning Outcomes 1, 3, 4 Final Examination: 2hrs 15mins. Assessment Notes: It is mandatory to pass this component in order to pass the unit. Relates to Learning Outcomes 1-4 UNE manages supervised exams associated with your UNE subjects. Prior to census date, UNE releases exam timetables. They’ll email important exam information directly to your UNE email address.
- Language Assessment 1 (20%)
- Language Assessment 2 (20%)
- Quiz 1 (5%)
- Quiz 2 (5%)
- Quiz 3 (5%)
- Final Examination (45%)
Check the learning management system (LMS) of your university for textbook details.
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