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GM3006 German Language 2

SCOTCAT credits:15
Academic year(s):2017/8
SCQF Level 9
Planned timetable:11.00 am or 1.00 pm Tue and Fri

This is a core language module for all students in the second semester of the first year of the Honours programme. It further develops written and spoken German language skills through work based on texts and audiovisual materials in a range of registers and tasks including reading comprehension, discussion, written responses, and review of aspects of grammar.

Place in programme(s) and relationship to other modules


Compulsory for all degrees involving German

UG Pre-requisite(s):GM3005 unless the student spent Semester 1 on a university placement abroad in which case only the successful completion of the semester abroad is needed.

Learning and teaching methods and delivery

Weekly contact:2 language classes and 1 surgery hour.
Total module hours:
  • Scheduled learning: 22
  • Guided independent study: 128

Assessment pattern

UG As defined by QAA:
  • Written examinations: 40%
  • Practical examinations: 20%
  • Coursework: 40%
UG As used by St Andrews:2-hour Written Examination = 40%, Oral Examination = 20%, Coursework = 40%
UG Re-assessment:3-hour Written Examination = 100%


Module coordinator:Frau K Mericka
Module teaching staff:Team taught