Deutsch als Fremdsprache: Grundkurs I

This course offers a brush up and deepening of fundamentals of grammar and vocabulary and is the follow-up course of "Deutsch als Fremdsprache: EinsteigerInnen II" (if you have attended at least 8 sessions or 16 lessons). Various linguistic situations in daily life as well as at university/ in professional life are trained. After a placement test, learners with a solid level A1 are also invited to register and participate.

Grammar is extended to: main/subordinate clauses, reflexive verbs, relative clauses, declension of adjectives, indirect questions, genitive (Haupt-/ Nebensätze, reflexive Verben, Relativsätze, Adjektivdeklination, indirekte Fragen, Genitiv).

Vocabulary includes: learning biographies, family, travelling and mobility, media, leisure activities (Lernbiografien, Familie, Reisen und Mobilität, Medien, Freizeitaktivitäten).
Further information:
Required entry level:
A1 complete
Course level:
A2, Part 1 of 2 [more]
Lecturer:
Beatrice Mall-Grob [more]
Time:
Thursday, 12h15-13h45
Course period:
28.09.2017 - 14.12.2017 (Herbstsemester 2017)
Credit points:
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Certificate of attendance:
In order to receive a certificate of attendance (available on request) for this course, you are not allowed to be absent more than maximum two times.
Homework:
± 120 minutes / week
Course materials:
Begegnungen A2+, Kursbuch, Schubert Verlag (ISBN: 978-3-929526-89-9)
+ Glossar A2+ (ISBN: 978-3-929526-91-2)

The following grammar text is recommended for self-study:
Deutsch als Fremdsprache. Grammatik aktiv: A1-B1. Üben. Hören. Sprechen. Cornelsen Verlag Berlin (ISBN: 978-3-06-023972-6).  

Further details will be found in the course confirmation. Please do not acquire the course materials before then.
Course fee:
CHF 240 plus CHF 3 materials costs (for students and PhD candidates)
CHF 480 plus CHF 3 materials costs (for University employees)
Registration deadline:
17.05.2017 - 27.09.2017
Placement:
This course requires either an obligatory computer placement test or completion of a preceding course.
If you have not attended a preceding course, a computer placement test has to be taken prior to registration.
Details
Replacement date:
The supplementary replacement date for lessons that might not take place is: 02.12.2017 from 10h - 16h
Registration no longer possible
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