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ATS1091: German introductory 1

Faculty of Arts

German introductory 1

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This unit is for students with little or no knowledge of the language. This unit consists of two components. Component 1: Language. A communicatively oriented German language course designed for all-round development in the language. Component 2: This component will familiarise students with the history, culture and the socio-economic conditions of the German-speaking countries.


1 - Online test - 11.25% 2 - Exercise/s - 11.25% 3 - Oral test/assessment - 7.5% 4 - Online test - 3.75% 5 - Oral test/assessment - 11.25% 6 - Take home final assessment - 25% 7 - Take home final assessment - 30%


Minimum total expected workload to achieve the learning outcomes for this unit is 144 hours per semester typically comprising a mixture of scheduled learning activities and independent study. Scheduled activities may include a combination of teacher directed learning, peer directed learning and online engagement.