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£210.00 Course symbols: N
This course is conducted purely in German. You will participate in lively discussions on everyday issues, such as culture, politics and national and international current affairs, using authentic materials from newspapers and the Internet. Suitable for students who have studied German for four years.
1. New students will need authorisation by the course tutor with regards to their language ability before joining. 2. Students should have the ability to express themselves in German with ease and take part in discussions.
What you will learn
There will be a variety of topics covered, based on material chosen from a range of magazines, newspapers and the Internet which reflect key issues happening in German speaking countries and the world. We will also touch on German cultural affairs.
How you will learn on this course
Reading, listening,writing,. Class/group/pair discussions held in German, encouraging individual participation
How you will be assessed on this course
1. Display progress in speaking fluency. 2. Play a part in discussions on new topics. 3. Advance your ability expressing opinions/ideas. 4. Improve skills extracting information from an unknown text. 5. Expand your debating skills. 6. Consolidate your reading skills by folowing longer texts with complex terminology. 7. Consolidate your listening comprehension by following a recording. 8. Consolidate your writing skills by noting down answers/preparing homework. 9. Discover new traditions about the German way of life. 10. Acquire an increased knowledge of current German cultural background issues. 11. Revision of some grammar points.
Qualification and exam information (only for courses leading to a qualification)
Not applicable to this course.
What you will be expected to do outside your lesson time
Occasional preparation of topics for discussion.
What you need for your course
What you need to bring to the first class
What you can do next
Further German courses.
At the beginning of the course, you will have an induction to the College and the course.
3 Sidcup High Street, Sidcup, DA14 6EN Nearest Train Station: Sidcup. Buses: 51, R11, 233, 321, 492 Limited parking on site, behind Waitrose and Travelodge turn right into St Johns Road and please park in the designated LECB space. Nearest public car park Grassington Road, entrance by Morrisons. For further details of parking, please refer to https://www.bexley.gov.uk/services/parking