Course detail

German Language B1 - 1

FP-NJ1BAcad. year: 2017/2018

The course is intended to teach German as the second foreign language at general level. It is focused on practical, everyday communication for the international workplace.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Students will be made familiar with general vocabulary for the workplace and grammar at intermediate as needed for everyday communication.

Prerequisites

The course is intended for students with language knowledge and skills at pre-intermediate level (A2 CEFR).

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

FUNK Hermann, KUHN Christina, DEMME Silke. Studio d B 1. Plzeň: Fraus 2008. ISBN 978-80-7238-734-2 (DE)
Studijní opory: http://www.kj.fme.vutbr.cz/studopory/de/grammar/mluvnice.pdf (CS)
Studijní opory ke kurzu: www.vutbr.cz/elearning (CS)

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

The course it taught by means of language lessons focused on practicing language skills and developing vocabulary. It includes also individual work of students in the elearning environment.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Course-unit credit is awarded on condition of having attended the seminars actively and worked out all assigned tasks for self-study. Students have to pass a credit test reaching 50% points as minimum. The credit test has one regular term and two resits.

Language of instruction

German

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. L. 1
2. L. 1
3. L. 1
4. L. 2
5. L. 2
6. L. 2
7. L. 3
8. L. 3
9. L. 4
10. L. 4
11. L. 5
12. L. 5
13. Credit test

Aims

The aim of the course is to equip students with knowledge and skills at intermediate level that are necessary for real-life tasks, such as describing problems or giving instructions, that arise in a wide range of economic occupations.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Attendance at seminars is systematically checked by the teacher. Absence may be in justified cases compensated for by the agreement with the teacher.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme BAK Bachelor's

    branch BAK-UAD , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch BAK-EP , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, optional

  • Programme BAK-KME Bachelor's

    branch BAK-MME , 2. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, optional

  • Programme MGR Master's

    branch MGR-ŘEP , 1. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, optional
    branch MGR-PFO , 1. year of study, winter semester, 3 credits, optional

Type of course unit

 

Language exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

eLearning