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German Evening Classes

We are currently offering Levels 1 to 4 in German. Please see below for more information about each of the levels on offer.
 

German Level 1

This module is designed for students who have no previous knowledge of the language. 

Duration: 20 weeks 
Day and Time: 

Group A: Monday 6:30-8:30pm
Group B: Tuesday 6:30-8:30pm

Term Dates:

Term 1: Week commencing 9th October 2017 to week commencing 11th December 2017

Term 2: Week commencing 29th January 2018 to week commencing 30th April 2018. (Easter break 26th March 2018 to 22nd April 2018)

Venue: Trent Building, University Park Campus 

Cost: UoN Students - Total price £230 paid in two instalments of £115.
         Staff and Public - Total price £250 paid in two instalments of £125.

Learning outcomes:
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to: 

  • Exchange simple greetings 
  • Introduce themselves and other people 
  • Give personal information about family, job or studies, where they live 
  • Give the same information about other people 
  • Use numbers 1-100, express dates, time, prices 
  • Shop for food 
  • Order meals and drinks 
  • Give directions 
  • Talk about leisure activities and means of transport 
  • Understand the use of cases (for example accusative and dative with prepositions) 
  • Understand present tense and basic past tense
 

German Level 2

This module is designed for students who have completed the German level 1 evening classes or who have equivalent previous knowledge.

Duration: 20 weeks 
Day and Time: 

Group A: Wednesday 6:30-8:30pm
Group B: Thursday 6:30-8:30pm

Term Dates:

Term 1: Week commencing 9th October 2017 to week commencing 11th December 2017

Term 2: Week commencing 29th January 2018 to week commencing 30th April 2018. (Easter break 26th March 2018 to 22nd April 2018)

Venue: Trent Building, University Park Campus 

Cost: UoN Students - Total price £230 paid in two instalments of £115.
         Staff and Public - Total price £250 paid in two instalments of £125.

Learning outcomes: 
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe daily routine 
  • Describe people 
  • Describe health issues 
  • Describe leisure interests 
  • Describe transport / how to get to places 
  • Describe places where to live (flats, houses, cities, countryside) 
  • Describe clothes / shopping for clothes 
  • Talk about past holidays and weather 
  • Making comparisons 
  • Understand and use modal verbs 
  • Talk about events / activities in the recent past, in more distant past 
  • Talk about events in the future 
  • More on the cases (nominative, accusative, dative) 
  • Using more complex sentences 
 

German Level 3

This module is designed for students who have completed the German level 2 evening classes or who have equivalent previous knowledge.

Duration: 20 weeks 
Day and Time: Tuesday 7:00-9:00pm

Term Dates:

Term 1: Week commencing 9th October 2017 to week commencing 11th December 2017

Term 2: Week commencing 29th January 2018 to week commencing 30th April 2018. (Easter break 26th March 2018 to 22nd April 2018)

Venue: Trent Building, University Park Campus 

Cost: UoN Students - Total price £230 paid in two instalments of £115.
         Staff and Public - Total price £250 paid in two instalments of £125.

Learning outcomes: 
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Make first contacts and get to know one another 
  • Discuss leisure interests (music preferences, sport) 
  • Plan parties 
  • Find out about getting around a German town 
  • Find out about studying in Germany and how to finance studying 
  • Discuss working life and small jobs 
  • Discuss personal goals, career plans and voluntary work 
  • Discuss home life (for example how to furnish a home) 
  • Discuss schools and school exams in Germany 
  • Use a broader range of prepositions 
  • Use modal verbs confidently 
  • Use adjectives accurately 
  • Enhance their knowledge of word formation, compound nouns
 

German Level 4

This module is designed for students who have completed the German level 3 evening classes or who have equivalent previous knowledge.

Duration: 20 weeks 
Day and Time: Wednesday 7:00-9:00pm

Term Dates:

Term 1: Week commencing 9th October 2017 to week commencing 11th December 2017

Term 2: Week commencing 29th January 2018 to week commencing 30th April 2018. (Easter break 26th March 2018 to 22nd April 2018)

Venue: Trent Building, University Park Campus 

Cost: UoN Students - Total price £230 paid in two instalments of £115.
         Staff and Public - Total price £250 paid in two instalments of £125.

Learning outcomes: To be confirmed. 

 

 
 
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