Short Title:German 1
Full Title:German 1
Module Code:GERM H1026
 
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:6
Field of Study:Management and administration
Module Delivered in no programmes
Reviewed By:MARTIN NOLAN
Module Author:MARTIN NOLAN
Module Description:This module aims to introduce students to the target language in written, spoken and aural forms. The students will also be exposed to aspects of culture and society in the country/countries where the target language is spoken.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Communicate effectively in the target language in selected social contexts.
LO2 Read and understand selected written articles in the target language.
LO3 Comprehend selected audio and video materials in the target language.
LO4 Describe aspects of the culture and society in the country/countries where the target language is spoken.
Pre-requisite learning
Co-requisite Modules
No Co-requisite modules listed
 

Module Content & Assessment

Content (The percentage workload breakdown is inidcative and subject to change) %
Functional language (50%)
Focus on exposure to, and practice of, general language functions in spoken written and aural forms.
0.00%
Grammar and Pronunciation (30%)
Grammatical structures necessary for the production of the target language. Practice of pronunciation, intonation and stress
0.00%
Aspects of culture and society (20%)
Regions, geography, contemporary issues, traditions.
0.00%
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work50.00%
End of Module Formal Examination50.00%
Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Learning outcomes will be assessed using a variety of methods, including language laboratory work and in-class tests. The language laboratory work will tests the students’ aural understanding of the target language. The in-class tests will assess aspects of grammar and general and business language functions.   50.00 n/a
End of Module Formal Examination
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Formal Exam End-of-Semester Final Examination 1,2,3,4 50.00 End-of-Semester

IT Tallaght reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Based Instruction 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Reading/Study 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
This module has no Part Time workload.
 

Module Resources

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