Languages for specific purposes

German as a Foreign Language: Writing and Grammar (B1/B2)
Lecturer
Bogensperger T
Course number
990926
Hours per week
2 hrs / 4 ECTS credits
Description
This course is especially designed for all those interested in extending and deepening their knowledge in the areas of writing and grammar. Selected text types (e.g. formal mail, invitation, complaint, letter of application), as well as important structures of written communication and various working techniques will be discussed.
Course material (not included in the course fee)
Seiffert, Christian: DEUTSCH A2/B1. Schreiben in Alltag und Beruf: Intensivtrainer NEU. Klett, 2016. ISBN 978-3-12-605169-9. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room
Prerequisite
A2+
Target level
B1/B2
Start
Di, 05.10.2021, 19:15-20:45, 1.004
Academic German: Oral Skills
Lecturer
Von Rennenkampff 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
Prerequisite
B2+
Target level
C1
Start
Di, 05.10.2021, 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
Prerequisite
B2
Target level
B2+
Start
Mo, 04.10.2021, 19:15-20:45, * Online Termin *
Business English I
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
Prerequisite
B1+/B2
Target level
B2-Fachsprachenkenntnisse
Start
Di, 05.10.2021, 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
Prerequisite
B2+
Target level
C1
Start
Di, 05.10.2021, 19:15-20:45, 1.005
Learn Romance languages through networking
Lecturer
Hülsmann C
Course number
990920
Hours per week
2 hrs / 3 ECTS credits
Description
Course material (not included in the course fee)
Course material will be provided by course teacher. Participants need access to Blackboard.
Time and room
Prerequisite
B1
Target level
B1+
Start
Di, 05.10.2021, 17:15-18:45, 3.443