Within three weeks, this course will help you to develop basic competences in listening, speaking, reading and writing as well as a basic knowledge of the German culture.
- By the end of the course, you will be able to deal with everyday situations in a German-speaking environment and to conduct simple conversations.
- You will have developed reading strategies that allow you to understand simple newspaper and magazine articles as well as short literary texts.
- In addition, you will learn to write, revise and proofread short texts in German.
Finally, you will be able to understand discussions on familiar topics.
The German Language and Culture - Semi-Intensive German Language Beginner A1 course is offered at Freie Universität Berlin .
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- Attendance Each class consists of six teaching modules (45 minutes each). If you miss 8 modules (unexcused), your entire course grade will drop by one grade. Coming more than 20 minutes late counts as missing a module (this also applies to excursion days). If you come late to class six times (up to 20 minutes) your entire course grade will also drop by one grade. If you miss 20 modules, you will fail the class.
- Active Participation We expect committed and consistent interest in the acquisition of the German language. You will prove this by participating constructively and productively in the lessons and excursions, completing homework assignments and being prepared for every class. Every student is expected to respect the ideas and comments of his/her peers.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
This course is designed for the beginner student with no previous knowledge of German.
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International1100 EUR/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1100 EUR for the full programme during 1 months.
EU/EEA1100 EUR/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1100 EUR for the full programme during 1 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.