Department of Modern Languages and Cultures
   
   
  

Learning Resources

In a special collaboration with Germany’s renowned international broadcaster Deutsche Welle, the Department of German Studies provides unique language learning resources. Our students benefit from DW’s wide range of modern e-learning services, videos, audio courses and podcasts as well as written materials and worksheets.

Follow the links below to sample the innovative learning tools of Deutsche Welle that we recommend to our students. 

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All Students

 

Nachrichten - (Slowly Spoken News - audio with manuscript and updated daily)

Langsam-Gesprochene-Nachrichten

Year One

Beginners in German:
Radio D

Radio D
focus on listening comprehension, with manuscripts
 

Year Two


Marktplatz

Marktplaz
Business German lessons in audio with manuscripts, texts and exercises
 


Year Four

Deutsch im Fokus: Alltagsdeutsch


Alltagsdeutsch
Everyday topics as audio with manuscripts and exercises to enhance listening and comprehension skills, new topic added every week
 
 

Beginners (early lessons) to post A-level (later lessons): Deutsch Interaktiv

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Videos, slideshows, audio about life in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Lessons include grammar topics, worksheets, exercises, tests
 

Jojo sucht das Glück:
Series 1
Series 2

JoJo
Video tele-novella in 66 parts, with manuscripts, worksheets with exercises on grammar, vocab including youth language; new video in Series 2 every Thursday
 


Deutsch im Fokus:

Wort der Woche

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Focus on peculiar German words and phrases, audio with manuscripts, new once a week
 


 

 

 

Deutsch Aktuell:
Post A-level:
Top-Thema

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Current reports in audio with manuscripts and vocab lists, new topics added twice a week
 

Deutsch Aktuell:
Video-Thema

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Tipical video clips with vocab list and exercises to help with listening comprehension
 

 

Deutsch im Fokus:
Sprachbar

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Phrases and idioms from current topics explained in audio with manuscript and exercises, new phrases added every week
 


 

 

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