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GM2003 Second Level Advanced German Language 1

SCOTCAT credits:10
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 8
Planned timetable:To be arranged.

This module builds on the language component of modules GM1001 and GM1002 for students who had A-level/Highers/equivalent German when they started their degree. It provides practice in writing skills and the extension of students' knowledge of grammar. Language classes also develop competence in listening and speaking and extend students' awareness of contemporary German.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Either GM2003 or GM2007 is compulsory for all degrees involving German.

UG Pre-requisite(s):GM1002
UG Anti-requisite(s):GM2007
UG Modules required for:GM2004

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:2 language classes and 1 optional surgery hour.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 20
  • Guided independent study: 80

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 60%
  • Practical examinations: 0%
  • Coursework: 40%
UG As used by St Andrews:1-hour Written Examination = 60%, Coursework = 40%
UG Re-assessment:2-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module coordinator:Frau I Hartung
Module teaching staff:Team taught