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Wed 19 Jun, Fri 21 Jun, ... Mon 8 Jul 2013
09:30 - 11:30
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Provided by: Engineering Language Unit


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German: Beginner Intensive
Beginners

Wed 19 Jun, Fri 21 Jun, ... Mon 8 Jul 2013

Description

Introductory course to German. This course is for those with no previous knowledge of German. Communicative context, with videos, audio, texts and conversation.

Target audience
  • Postgraduates in Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Materials Science, Computer Laboratory and Chemistry, Cambridge Programme for Sustainability Leadership and Judge Business School.
  • Further details regarding Engineering Language Unit's eligibility criteria are available
Sessions

Number of sessions: 9

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Wed 19 Jun 2013 09:30 - 11:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 map Kasia Lanucha
2 Fri 21 Jun 2013 09:30 - 11:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 map Kasia Lanucha
3 Mon 24 Jun 2013 09:30 - 11:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 map Kasia Lanucha
4 Wed 26 Jun 2013 09:30 - 11:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 map Kasia Lanucha
5 Fri 28 Jun 2013 09:30 - 11:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 5 map Kasia Lanucha
6 Mon 1 Jul 2013 09:30 - 11:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3A map Kasia Lanucha
7 Wed 3 Jul 2013 09:30 - 11:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3A map Kasia Lanucha
8 Fri 5 Jul 2013 09:30 - 11:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3A map Kasia Lanucha
9 Mon 8 Jul 2013 09:30 - 11:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 3A map Kasia Lanucha
Topics covered
  • Alphabet
  • Use of Questions
  • Word order
  • Definite and indefinite articles, plurals, negation of nouns
  • Present tense and past of 'haben' and 'sein', separable verbs
  • Cardinal and ordinal numbers, some prepositions
  • Modal verbs
Aims

To be able to:

  • Meet and greet people, introduce yourself (name, age, job, nationality, domicile)
  • Describe a room and its equipment
  • Talk about languages and countries
  • Describe a house/flat
  • Tell the time, make and cancel appointments
  • Talk about professions
  • Talk about food (shopping for food, likes and dislikes)
Format

Class work and individual study

Syllabus

Course syllabus is available

Duration

Nine sessions of two hours

Frequency

Yearly

Related courses
Theme
German

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