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GER7000

Course
GER7000
Course Title
Technical German

Description

The course will offer lectures and practice of German language concept with an emphasis on technical vocabulary building and on the development of conversational and understanding skills required at the workplace.

Objectives

The objectives of the course are:

a. To enable students to develop conversational skills of Technical German

b. To read German and basic Technical German texts

c. To express an understanding of cultural characteristics of the German workplace

Content

This course will introduce students the grammar and technical vocabulary by means of conversation practice. New language concepts and structures will be introduced and incorporated. Focus will be placed on acquiring a technical German vocabulary as well as exploring the business culture of companies from German speaking Europe.

 

Prerequisites

None

Method of Instruction

Traditional. Face to face. Promotion of conversation, making use of all subject matter and grammatical concepts.

Evaluation

class participation, attendance, homework = 100%