Aims/Description: This module is taught for three contact hours per week: General Language (2), Literature, Society and Culture (1). It will continue to build on the students' language skills already acquired during Level One and Two and the Year Abroad. The course concentrates on extending the students' vocabulary and increasing the insight into more complicated grammatical patterns. Translation and conversation practice is an integral part of the course.

Teaching Methods: Seminars, Independent Study,
Assessment: Course work, Project work

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Germanic Studies):

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