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German Beginners (FLG1130)

30 credits

German Beginners is intended for students who have little or no previous knowledge of German and provides an introduction to the German language and culture in a general context. It is also suitable for students with a GCSE (Grade C or below) in German.

The emphasis is on providing you with a solid foundation in the four key language skills; listening, speaking, reading and writing. This will allow you to communicate effectively on a variety of general, everyday topics. It also provides you with an introduction to the cultures, customs and societies in countries where German is spoken.