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KK-SAK101 German for Beginners 2 through Blended Learning (CEFR A1), 3 cr 
Code KK-SAK101  Validity 01.08.2019 -
Name German for Beginners 2 through Blended Learning (CEFR A1)  Abbreviation German for Begi 
Scope3 cr   
TypeLanguage studies
    Can be taken more than onceno
Unit Language Centre 

Target group 

Students in all degree programmes, students with a JOO flexible study right, international students.

Learning outcomes 

After completing the course, students will be able to

- use German in uncomplicated situations related to studying and everyday life, such as giving someone directions and visiting a restaurant
- understand even longer uncomplicated texts
- describe events in the past tense

Completion methods 

The course is implemented as blended learning, including 26 hours of contact teaching and 55 hours of independent and online work. The latter includes assignments on grammar, vocabulary and writing. Listening comprehension is practised with the help of audiovisual material and related assignments.


Initial level: CEFR A1 (pdf). German for beginners 1 at the Language Centre or corresponding studies.


Course themes include free time, giving someone directions, studying, living arrangements and describing one’s home region. Structures to be examined include subordinate clauses, the degrees of comparison, present perfect and past tense, and prepositions.

Study materials and literature 

Campus D2 study material available for download on the Moodle course platform.

Assessment practices and criteria 

Studies completed at the Language Centre are graded on a scale of pass/fail. Regular classroom attendance is required. The teacher will make a separate announcement on written coursework, such as essays and examinations.


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has ended German for Beginners 2 through Blended Learning (CEFR A1), period I-II  Course  Nina Dannert  03.09.20 -03.12.20
registration period has not begun German for Beginners 2 through Blended Learning (CEFR A1). period III-IV  Course  Seppo Sainio  20.01.21 -05.05.21

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