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German Level 5, Part 3

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Not for credit


15 hours

Available course dates:

From: 24 April 2024 To: 26 June 2024

Course overview

By studying German Level 5, you will be able to understand a range of spoken and written discourses in different styles: factual, journalistic and non-specialist technical with ease, be able to express yourself orally and in written form using a range of accurate vocabulary and appropriate register, stating an opinion with confidence, be able to refine your intercultural competence by accessing political, historical and cultural information from a variety of sources.

Student feedback: The teacher selects really interesting materials which go far beyond the textbook - these provide a good level of challenge and encourage us to formulate complex opinions during discussions. - anon.

What does this course cover?

Topics may typically include:

  • Current affairs: politics, economy and society
  • German literature: poems, short stories and novels
  • The future: technology, man, art

Functions may typically include:

  • Discussing social, cultural, political and economic issues
  • Understanding complex content
  • Expressing future visions
  • Creating and delivering presentations
  • Writing short stories, reviews and other more complex texts

Grammar may typically include:

  • Participles as adjectives
  • Connectors
  • Prepositions with genitive
  • Text grammar: coherence
  • Word formation (continued)
  • According to students´ needs: revision of grammar aspects introduced at the B1 level of the CEFR.

What will I achieve?

When German Level 5 is complete, you will achieve equivalent of B2/C1 level of the CEFR, level 4 of the RQF.


*The above is an indication of content that may be covered over the duration of the course but it could vary depending on the level and progress of students in the class.

Course status:

Places available

Full fee £250

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