Short Title:German 5
Full Title:German 5
Module Code:GERM H3021
 
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Management and administration
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Reviewed By:Angela Feeney
Module Author:Angela Feeney
Module Description:This module aims to expand the students’ existing skills and knowledge of the target language. The students will research and present aspects of commercial and cultural relevance in the target language country/ countries.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Communicate confidently on a range of topics in the target language.
LO2 Communicate confidently on a range of topics in the target language.
LO3 Translate a variety of texts from the target language into English.
LO4 Describe issues of a contemporary nature in the target language country/countries using a variety of media
 

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Continuous Assessment Students will be assessed using in-class tests, which will assess translation skills and general and business language functions. The students will also be assessed on in-class presentations. 1,4 50.00 Ongoing
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

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus 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
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Class Based Instruction 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Learning Reading/Study 7.00 Every Week 7.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
 

Module Resources

Required Book Resources
  • Lemcke, Christiane, et al 2003, Berliner Platz 2, Langenscheidt
Recommended Book Resources
  • Gschossmann-Hendershot, Elke F. 1997, Schaum’s Outline German Grammar, 3rd Ed., McGraw Hill.
  • Braunert, Jörg & Schlenker, Wolfram 2005, Unternehmen Deutsch Aufbaukurs, Lehrbuch,, Klett.
  • Dallapiazza, Rosa-Maria, et al, 2005 2005, Tangram 2,, Hueber
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • n/a: German Extra, Channel 4 productionn/a
 

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_KACOI_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Computing with Language (French/ German/ Spanish) 5 Elective