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German Upper Intermediate/Advanced


Start date: 23rd Sep 2020

Time: 11:30 - 13:30

Cost: £95

Day: Wednesday

Duration: 10 weeks

Tutor: Ulrike Hitchen

Course code: 20AU057

This course will enable you to:-

Recognise and use the main features of grammar with confidence

Listen effectively for specific details/general information, ideas and opinions from a range of sources.
Use a range of 'repair strategies' to overcome communication breakdown
Communicate adequately in a range of social, transactional and work-related situations
Ask for and provide information on a range of topics. Seek and respond to ideas and opinions on a range of topics. Take part in varied discussions.

Read texts in the target language to extract specific details and to identify general information, ideas and opinions from different types of source material (eg. play, poem, short story, extract from a novel, reports, newspaper articles etc)

Write effectively in the target language for a range of purposes (eg. factual writing, informal and formal correspondence)
Describe a range of differences between own language and culture and target language and culture

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Ulrike Hitchen

I am a native German lecturer with about thirty years’ experience of language teaching. I hold two university degrees and have qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in the UK. I have experience of teaching children and adults and at all levels i.e. from beginners’ to proficiency level. I am very interested in German language and culture and travel to Germany very regularly. My aim is to make my classes enjoyable, informative and communicative.

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