91198 - German

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Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course students should reach a minimum level of A2 (Council of Europe framework) for spoken language, while the ideal level is B1, and a minimum level of B1 for reading comprehension – ideal level B2. In particular: students should be able to follow the essential themes of an oral text, for example a lesson or a TV-news broadcast, and make a simple oral report on it. Moreover, they should be capable of understand written texts of average difficulty regarding the disciplines of the degree course.

Course contents

Lectures will consist in reading, analysing and translating texts on political matters, in order to acquire the terminology of politics.

The texts will be provided by the teacher on the platform "virtuale".

Readings/Bibliography

Attending students:

Students attending at least 70% of the lectures shall prepare the examination on the texts provided by the teacher on the platform "virtuale".

Non attending students:

Students who cannot attend at least 70% of the course shall also prepare the examination on other supplementary materials which will be provided by the teacher.

Teaching methods

Oral lectures

Assessment methods

Attending students (at least 70% of the course): written examination.

Non attending students: written examination with supplementary material.

Non attending students must contact the teacher at the beginning of the course.

Teaching tools

Beside the written texts, also audios and videos content will be used.

Office hours

See the website of Alessandra Basile