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GERM441 Advanced Topics in German

In-depth study of German themes in literature and culture at an advanced level.

Paper title Advanced Topics in German
Paper code GERM441
Subject German
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points 20 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,120.06
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,439.89

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Eligibility
Taught in German. Admission to BA Honours in German or German at B2+ or C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Dr Simon Ryan
Dr Cecilia Novero
Teaching Arrangements
The class meets once a week (2 hours).
The paper has a seminar format in which the students are expected to read the set texts, prepare questions and lead discussion in class.
Textbooks
To be advised.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Advanced research and academic writing skills
  • Improved information literacy and familiarity with academic resources in both English and German
  • Enhanced familiarity with a particular subject area and its broader context
  • A critical appreciation of secondary material in the field

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Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41

In-depth study of German themes in literature and culture at an advanced level.

Paper title Advanced Topics in German
Paper code GERM441
Subject German
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points 20 points
Teaching period(s) First Semester, Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,142.40
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,661.93

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Eligibility
Taught in German. Admission to BA Honours in German or German at B2+ or C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
Contact
languages@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff

Dr Cecilia Novero

Teaching Arrangements
The class meets once a week (2 hours).
The paper has a seminar format in which the students are expected to read the set texts, prepare questions and lead discussion in class.
Textbooks
To be advised.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Global perspective, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
  • Advanced research and academic writing skills
  • Improved information literacy and familiarity with academic resources in both English and German
  • Enhanced familiarity with a particular subject area and its broader context
  • A critical appreciation of secondary material in the field

^ Top of page

Timetable

First Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
Blackboard

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Monday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
Wednesday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41
Thursday 10:00-10:50 28-34, 36-41