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Academic German: Oral Skills
Lecturer Maier S
Course number 990418
Hours per week 2 hrs / 4 ECTS credits
Description This course is specifically aimed at students, teachers and researchers (or other interested people) who wish to broaden and deepen their knowledge of academic German. During the course the participants will develop and perfect their listening skills (e.g. following lectures and presentations, systematically taking notes and summarizing contents) and speaking skills (e.g. presenting, discussing, moderating).
Course material (not included in the course fee) Bayerlein, Oliver: Campus Deutsch B2/C1. Präsentieren und Diskutieren: Kursbuch, mit CD-ROM. Hueber, 2014. ISBN 978-3-19-201003-3. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B2+
Target level C1
Start Do, 08.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, * Online Termin *
Academic English
Lecturer Ahrer L
Course number 990413
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description This course is for students of any discipline and will focus on some of the English skills needed for academic study. The course will cover listening, reading, writing and speaking, as well as grammar and vocabulary. Topics covered will include the language of presentations, discussions and essay and report writing as well as some authentic materials such as TED Talks and texts.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Moore, Julie: Oxford Academic Vocabulary Practice: Upper-intermediate B2-C1 (with Key). Oxford, 2017. ISBN 978-0-19-400091-8. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B2
Target level B2+
Start Do, 08.10.2020, 19:15-20:45, 1.001 (Batliner Sprachlabor)
Business English I Fully booked
Lecturer Ahrer L
Course number 990406
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description This course is for students of any discipline and aims to prepare students with the language needed for a career in international business and commerce. A range of topics from various business fields will be covered. We will also take a closer look at the language of job applications, email correspondence and even though the course is based on a course book there will be time to work with some authentic materials.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Dubicka, Iwonna et al.: Business Partner B1+. Coursebook with Digital Resources. Pearson, 2018. ISBN 978-3-86894-805-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B1+/B2
Target level B2-Fachsprachenkenntnisse
Start Mi, 07.10.2020, 19:15-20:45, * Online Termin *
Academic Skills: Listening and Speaking
Lecturer Huber L
Course number 990925
Hours per week 2 hrs / 4 ECTS credits
Description This course develops academic listening and speaking skills for advanced level students (B2-C1). Learner outcomes include academic vocabulary development, listening skills improvement in an academic setting, and improved academic discussion and presentation skills. Activities include formal presentations, research discussions, and reports on individual research.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Course material will be provided by course teacher. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B2+
Target level C1
Start Di, 06.10.2020, 19:15-20:45, * Online Termin *
Learn Romance languages through networking
Lecturer Hülsmann C
Course number 990920
Hours per week 2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description The course is aimed at people who already have a good knowledge of a Romance language (from B1) and who wish to gain their first skills in other Romance languages such as Spanish, Italian and French. Based on selected authentic texts and everyday tasks, the participants will learn how to use existing language skills to acquire competencies in related languages. Special attention is also paid to the promotion of learner autonomy.
Course material (not included in the course fee) Course material will be provided by course teacher. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room Link to meetings
Prerequisite B1
Target level B1+
Start Di, 06.10.2020, 17:15-18:45, * Online Termin *
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