LANG06024 2016 German Post Leaving Cert Level 2 Semester 2
This module aims to continue from skills gained in Semester 1 to further develop the necessary skills to speak, write, understand and communicate effectively in everyday and business situations relevant to the course. The subject also provides the students with a more extensive knowledge of the culture and civilisation of the target language.
On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;
The student will perform confidently at Level A2 - B1 within the Common European Framework for Language Learning (Council of Europe Guidelines)
understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters
can more confidently produce simple connected text on topics which are familiar or of personal interest
can deal with most situations likely to arise whilst travelling in an area where the language is spoken
can describe experiences and events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans
Teaching and Learning Strategies
- Formal class
- Language Laboratory
- Grammar class
- Conversation & Social Events
Module Assessment Strategies
- oral interview
- listening and written test
- Written Assessment
- Oral Assessment
Can understand the main points of clear standard speech on familiar matters encountered at work, college, leisure, etc
Can understand more confidently the main point of radio or TV programmes
Can understand texts that consist of everyday or job-related language.
Can understand the description of events, feelings and wishes in letters
Can interact with guidance with native speakers. Can take a more active part in discussion in familiar contexts
Can connect phrases in a simple way in order to describe experiences, dreams, hopes and ambitions.
Can more confidently give reasons and explanations for opinions and plans
Can more confidently write simple connected text on familiar topics.
Can write personal letters/emails describing experiences and impressions
Coursework & Assessment Breakdown
|Title||Type||Form||Percent||Week||Learning Outcomes Assessed|
|1||Oral Exam oral tests||Continuous Assessment||UNKNOWN||50 %||OnGoing||1,2,3,4,5|
|2||Other Exam written and aural tests||Continuous Assessment||UNKNOWN||50 %||OnGoing||1,2,3,4,5|
Full Time Mode Workload
|Lecture||Flat Classroom||language classes||2||Weekly||2.00|
|Lecture||Computer Laboratory||listening & speaking practice||2||Weekly||2.00|
Required & Recommended Book List
2010-11-11 Tangram Aktuell: Kurs- Und Arbeitsbuch 2 - Lektion 1-4 MIT CD Zum Arbeitsbuch (German Edition) Max Hueber Verlag
ISBN 3190018162 ISBN-13 9783190018161
2009-08-19 Hueber Dictionaries and Study-AIDS: Grosses Ubungsbuch Deutsch - Grammatik (German Edition) Max Hueber Verlag
ISBN 3191017216 ISBN-13 9783191017217
Grammar & vocabulary
Selected simple reading texts from contemporary German literature; or texts dealing with German Society.
Introduction to German Film.
- Online monolingual dictionary
- Online bilingual dictionary