You’ll further develop your cultural knowledge, and practical language skills in listening, speaking, reading, writing and interacting in a variety of situations – ranging from everyday conversation to putting forward your point of view in a debate. You’ll also consolidate and further develop academic, digital and employability skills in German-speaking contexts.
What you will study
This German studies 2 - Language and Culture of the German-Speaking World module offered by The Open University UK further extends your language competence as well as enhancing your cultural knowledge and developing key skills necessary for studying at a higher level. The themes of the module cover different aspects of life in German-speaking countries today.
You’ll work with online materials, and study a variety of texts, and audio and video materials that will develop your reading, speaking, listening and writing skills. The activities provided will also develop your academic, digital, professional and intercultural skills in German-speaking contexts.
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The module has six themes:
- Work and education
- Media and popular culture
- Individuals and institutions
- Social issues
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Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Language Studies View 76 other Short Courses in Language Studies in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
There are no formal entry requirements to study this module.
However, as this is an OU level 2 module, you’ll need appropriate knowledge of German through any of the following:
- German studies 1 (intermediate) (L113)
- Auftakt: intermediate German (L130) – now discontinued
- German knowledge equivalent to the above
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International3168 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3168 GBP for the full programme
National3168 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3168 GBP for the full programme
You must apply for financial support by 12/12/13
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.