GERMAN BEGINNERS 15700
Course: German Beginners Category: A
2 units for each of Preliminary and HSC
Board Developed Course
Exclusions: German Continuers
Other eligibility rules apply to the study of this subject. Check with your teacher or the Board's ACE Manual.
Students who completed German for the School Certificate CAN NOT select this subject.
Interested in travelling overseas? Working in hospitality and tourism? Working for a company who deals with other countries? Studying science or engineering? Then studying German Beginners could give you an advantage. All four skills are covered with more emphasis on listening and reading skills than on speaking and writing skills. (see assessment table below)
In the Preliminary course, students will learn functions, grammatical structures and vocabulary within the topic areas prescribed in the syllabus.
In the HSC course, students will learn functions, grammatical structures and vocabulary within the topic areas prescribed in the syllabus, but in greater depth.
Main Topics Covered:
· Personal details
· Cities, towns, villages
· Daily life
· Eating and drinking
· Natural surroundings
Particular Course Requirements: Nil
SKILLS / APTITUDE Important Not so important
Essay Writing *
Oral Reporting *
Practical Work *
Working in a group or team *
Public Performance *
Meeting deadlines *
Assessment: HSC Course only