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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

German for Intermediate Students M1

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
04NM1 Z 1 0+2 Czech
Lecturer:
Tutor:
Ivana Pavlíková (guarantor)
Supervisor:
Department of Languages
Synopsis:

The objective of the course is to level off the students´ skills in the German language. The course focuses on revision of more difficult phenomena and structures (e.g. the passive) and word formation processes (e.g. importance of verb prefixes). In the lexical part, it covers topics referring to higher education in both the Czech Republic and Germany, current environmental issues together with all necessary expressions and phrases, expressions and phrases needed to chemists, mathematicians, physicists, and the fundamentals of IT terminology. It develops communication on related topics and is aimed at correct pronunciation, grammatical correctness and understandability.

Requirements:

Competence at the A2 CEFR level

(Common European Framework of Reference)

Syllabus of lectures:

texts:

1. Tschechische Technische Universität

2. Fakultät für Kernforschung und Physikalisches Engineering

3. Willkommen im Campus Deutschland

4. Unsere Umwelt

5. Sonnenenergie

6. Computerwelt

7 Physik

grammar:

1. Passive

2. Declension of adjectives

3. Word order, conjunctions

4. Numerals, ordinal numerals, fractions

Syllabus of tutorials:

The course is run as a series of seminars following the topics and scope of the syllabus mentioned above.

Study Objective:

Knowledge:

Morphology, syntax, and lexis at the level appropriate to the course, particularly passive voice, adjective declension, conjunctions, irregular verbs; word formation; lexis related to education.

Skills:

To use the acquired knowledge in everyday communication and in more professional contexts both in speaking and writing, namely to inform about the university, faculty, the environment.

To qualify for admission to the higher level course - NM2

Study materials:

Key references:

[1]E.Zettl, J. Janssen, H. Müller: Aus moderner Technik und Naturwissenschaft, Neubearbeitung

Max Hueber Verlag 2003

Recommended references:

[2] I. Pavlíková, Němčina pro mírně pokročilé 1, 2014, teaching materials prepared by the Department of Languages FNSPE CTU

[3] I. Pavlíková, Homepage, 2014 http://kmlinux.fjfi.cvut.cz/~pavliiva/

[4] M. Čechová, Homepage, 2015 http://kmlinux.fjfi.cvut.cz/~cechomil/

[5] K. Kunkel-Razum, Die deutsche Rechtschreibung, 27. new edition, Dudenverlag Berlin 2017

Teaching aids:

language classroom, audiovisual aids

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
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Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
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The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2019-09-15
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet23067205.html