This course helps you develop skills and strategies to handle correctly oral and written communication tasks in various fields of interest. This course deals with increasingly complicated issues covering a number of topics, for instance history, politics, art, literature, communication and science. You will be introduced to some beautiful works of literature in the German language as well as to the works of German filmmakers.
The aim of this course is participation in the cultural and academic life in the German language. Grammatically, this course concentrates on advanced structures like the use of indirect speech. This will enable the students to take an active part in all sorts of discussions, debates and writings about any subject of cultural and academic interest as well as analyse the language used in texts, lectures and discussions to portray specific stylistic, social and cultural aspects. The students' language skills ought to reach a B2 CEF level, sufficient for participation in all kinds of everyday and academic discussions.
- Teacher: Kathrin Twiesselmann-Steigerwald