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About Study Course

Department: Language Centre
Credit points / ECTS:9 / 13.5
Course supervisor:Ludmila Jermakoviča
Study type:Full time
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Political Science; Business Management
Language:Latvian
Branch of science:Linguistics

Objective

Ensure that having completed the course, students are able to use German for communication in daily life in accordance with the description of skills corresponding to levels A1/A2 of the “Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment”.

Prerequisites

Not required.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Students will be able to use standard vocabulary in German in spoken and written communication, able to recognise and distinguish between statements and questions; able to find the necessary information in the text; able to use the most necessary phrases to start a conversation and to maintain it; able to recognise the most common German language structures; able to recognise and determine whether the relevant statement or text is related to present, past or future activities.

Skills

Students will be able to understand simple texts on familiar everyday topics, letters, invitations, advertisements in printed media and other authentic materials; able to use the language structures learned in everyday communication, retell and paraphrase the text, communicating their ideas.

Competence

Students will be able: to give some information about themselves, their family, living conditions and studies; to write an invitation or a personal letter, short messages, to fill in hotel questionnaires and put down some information; to produce a monologue or to participate in a dialogue on various topics related to daily routine and studies.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Politics and Political Communication, PPK3Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
Politics and Political Communication, PPK5Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
International Business and Sustainable Economy, SBIE3Bachelor’sLimited choice
International Business and Sustainable Economy, SBIE5Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
International Marketing and Advertising, MR3Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
International Marketing and Advertising, MR5Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
International Relations - European Studies, SE3Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
International Relations - European Studies, SE5Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
Startup Entrepreneurship, SUV3Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
Startup Entrepreneurship, SUV5Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
Planning period:Year 2021, Spring semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Politics and Political Communication, PPK4Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
International Business and Sustainable Economy, SBIE4Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
International Marketing and Advertising, MR4Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
International Relations - European Studies, SE4Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča
Startup Entrepreneurship, SUV4Bachelor’sLimited choiceLudmila Jermakoviča