Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 3 x 1-hour seminars per week |
Total Time Commitment: 3 contact hours/week, 5 additional hours. Total of 8 hours/week.
|Prerequisites:|| German Intermediate Language & Culture A |
Study Period Commencement:
|Corequisites:|| German Intermediate Language & Culture B |
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|Recommended Background Knowledge:||none|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||Students who have completed 126-008 German Intermediate Cultural Studies are not allowed to enrol in this subject.|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry. |
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CoordinatorDr Heather Benbow
This subject consists of two 1-hour special studies units and a 1-hour language seminar. Students will be introduced to important cultural, literary and linguistic aspects of the German language. Students will be given the opportunity to develop topics of interest within these general areas and will be introduced to a variety of specialist terminology. The objectives of the special studies units vary according to the units chosen. In the language seminar students will learn the skills to read and interpret more complex texts in German and will reflect on these texts at a sophisticated level in both written and spoken German. Students should achieve the level of competency required for admittance into German Post-Intermediate 3A and German Post-Intermediate 3B.
|Assessment:||For the special studies units, two 1-hour written exams (during examinations period) or written work totalling 2000 words 75% (during semester). For the language seminar, a twenty-minute seminar presentation 10% (during semester) and written work totalling 1000 words 15% (during semester).|
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Depending on the special studies units chosen, readers will be available from the book shop.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses:
You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Diploma in Modern Languages (German) |
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