Course Catalog

German Language I (HUMA 101)

Offered By:  German Department

Course Prerequisites

Description

The course offers basic German to beginners without any previous knowledge.

Grammar:   
  • Conjugation in the present tense
  • Addressing people formally and informally
  • Word order for sentences and questions
  • Use of definite and indefinite articles in the nominative and accusative cases
  • Singular- and plural-forms
Topics:   
  • General information on persons
  • Orientation in a foreign city
  • Music

Reading:  

  • Understand simple information in a text
  • Understand information in a map    
  • Understand international words
  • Understand “W”-questions in a text           
Writing:   
  • Write a short text about a person (name, address, age, nationality,
  • foreign languages, studying, lecture schedule  
 
Listening:  To perform listening comprehension tasks