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KK-SAK205 Intermediate German 1 (CEFR A2), 4 cr 
Code KK-SAK205  Validity 01.08.2019 -
Name Intermediate German 1 (CEFR A2)  Abbreviation Intermediate Ge 
Scope4 cr   
TypeLanguage studies
    Can be taken more than onceno
Unit Language Centre 

Target group 

Students of all faculties, students in the flexible study rights scheme (JOO), international students.

Learning outcomes 

The course will expand and deepen the students’ language skills in a versatile manner.

After completing the course, students

  • can manage in German in simple situations related to everyday life and understand the key content of short texts, e.g. advertisements and short news
  • can discuss topics dealt with on the course and write short texts related to the course topics
  • can recognise cultural differences and similarities between German-speaking countries and their own.
Completion methods 

Teacher-instructed course with 50 hours of contact teaching and 58 hours of independent work.

Minimum course attendance: 75 %.


Starting level: CEFR A2.

German for beginners 1 and 2 arranged by the Language Centre, or equivalent German courses at school.


The course topics include e.g. everyday situations, accommodation, multiculturalism, well-being, knowledge of Berlin and German-speaking countries. Grammatical topics will include reflexive pronouns, zu-particle, subordinate clauses, the genitive and the repetition of the use of prepositions. In class, students will practise communication in everyday use in small groups and in pairs. Listening, reading, construction and writing assignments.

Study materials and literature 

Material provided by the teacher.

Assessment practices and criteria 

Based on the aspects mentioned under the course objectives. Regular and active participation in classroom work. The examination dates will be given by the teacher during the course. The teacher will provide further information about the oral and written course assignments.

Pass / fail


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has ended Intermediate German 1 (CEFR A2), I-II period  Lecture Course  Nina Dannert  07.09.20 -30.11.20
registration period has not begun Intermediate German 1 (CEFR A2), III-IV period  Course  Christian Niedling  18.01.21 -26.04.21

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