Academic year(s): 2017-2018
SCOTCAT credits : 15
ECTS credits : 7
Level : SCQF Level 10
Planned timetable: 11.00 am or 3.00 pm Mon; 11.00 am or 3.00 pm Thu
This is a core language module for students in the second year of the Honours Programme. It is designed to develop advanced written and oral language skills based on task-based text production, summary and essay writing, while the oral part of the module will afford insight into communicative situations, strategies and approaches in a variety of contexts. Students will further develop their competence in recognising and analysing communication techniques and in employing them effectively in different situations.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass GM4105 - unless the student spent semester one on a university placement abroad in which case only the successful completion of the semester abroad is needed.
Weekly contact: 2 language classes and 1 surgery hour.
Scheduled learning hours: 22
Guided independent study hours: 128
As used by St Andrews: 1-hour Essay in German Examination = 30%, Oral Examination = 30%, Coursework = 40%
As defined by QAA
Written examinations : 30%
Practical examinations : 30%
Re-assessment: 3-hour Written Examination = 100%
Module coordinator: Ms K L Mericka
Module teaching staff: Team taught