GERMAN FOR SPECIAL PURPOSES

GERMAN FOR SPECIAL PURPOSES

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Code
65249
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
6 credits during the 3nd year of 8740 Modern languages and cultures (L-11) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
L-LIN/14
LANGUAGE
German
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Modern languages and cultures)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The 36 hour course includes tourism and business themes specifically designed to develop speaking skills. The lessons will be in German and attendance is strongly advised.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The teaching objective is to examine vocabulary and texts in German-Italian from a range of different sectors (economy, tourism and politics)

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The main aim of the course is to perfect understanding and speaking skills.

This practical specialist course will allow the student to interact orally in professional situations and understand the main economics/business issues, with particular reference to business, economics and tourism vocabulary.

The requirement is German at level B2.1 of the European Language Framework.

PREREQUISITES

The requirement is German at level B2.1 of the European Language Framework.

Teaching methods

Lessons, group work, presentations, individual preparation, company case studies. Attendance is highly recommended

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

Consolidation and extension of the language of business and economics through analysis of varyious text types, with particular focus on Italy and Germany. Exercises, reading and conversation in German.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Materials will be provided during the Aulaweb course

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Consulting hours for the whole academic year 2019-2020 in Economia/DIEC, second floor room 16, on Monday at 8.30 am and always by appointment ; cramer@economia.unige.it.    

Exam Board

CHRISTINA GREEVE (President)

JOACHIM HANS BERND GERDES

MICHAELA BÜRGER-KOFTIS

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Lessons, group work, presentations, individual preparation, company case studies. Attendance is highly recommended

LESSONS START

Published timetable for second semester AA 2019-2020

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

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GERMAN FOR SPECIAL PURPOSES

EXAMS

Exam description

A speaking exam including questions related to the program and a presentation.

Assessment methods

A speaking exam including questions related to the program and a presentation.

Assessment is based on the following:

  • Understanding questions
  • Knowledge of content, overall and in detail
  • Clarity and paraphrasing skills
  • Specialist knowledge
  • Grammar and syntax skills

 

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
11/06/2020 08:30 GENOVA Orale Aula M nel Polo
15/07/2020 08:30 GENOVA Orale Aula M nel Polo
08/09/2020 14:00 GENOVA Orale
23/09/2020 08:30 GENOVA Orale Aula M

FURTHER INFORMATION

Enrolment on Aulaweb is compulsory.