Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 x 1 hour lecture, 1 x 1 hour tutorial and 1 x 1 hour seminar per week. |
Total Time Commitment:
3 contact hours/week, 5 additional hours/week. Total of 8 hours/week.
German 2 or German Beginners Language & Culture B or equivalent
|Recommended Background Knowledge:|| |
|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 request 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 of this entry.The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr Heather Benbow
This subject consists of 1 hour lecture, 1 hour tutorial 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. 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.
A reflective journal totalling 1000 words (25%) due during semester; a five-minute oral presentation during semester (15%); blog entries totalling 750 words (10%) during semester; two one-hour tests mid- and end of semester (50%).
This subject has the following hurdle requirements:
Assessment submitted late without an approved extension will be penalised at 10% per day and in-class tasks missed without approval will not be marked.
|Prescribed Texts:|| |
Texts will be available on the LMS.
|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) |
|Related Breadth Track(s):||
German - Entry Point 1 |
German - Entry Point 3
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