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GM1002   First Level German A 2

Academic year(s): 2017-2018

Key information

SCOTCAT credits : 20

ECTS credits : 10

Level : SCQF Level 7

Semester: 2

Planned timetable: 3.00 pm

This module builds on the foundation study of German language and literature in Module GM1001. Language classes and CALL practice will further develop speaking, reading and writing skills and grammatical competence, using materials which cover aspects of contemporary German society and culture. Lectures and seminars extend the study of modern literary texts, helping students to develop further their reading and analytical skills and placing the texts in their social and cultural historical context.Please note that this module is not designed for native or heritage speakers of German.

Relationship to other modules

Pre-requisite(s): Before or while taking this module you should take GM1001

Co-requisite(s): Before or while taking this module you should take GM1001

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact: 1 lecture, 1 seminar, 2 language classes, CALL classroom work and 1 surgery hour.

Scheduled learning hours: 44

Guided independent study hours: 156

Assessment pattern

As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%

As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 60%
Practical examinations : 0%
Coursework: 40%

Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 100%

Personnel

Module teaching staff: Team taught