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

    About this paper

    Paper title Advanced Topics in German
    Subject German
    EFTS 0.1667
    Points 20 points
    Teaching period Not offered in 2024 (On campus)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $1,240.75
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    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.

    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 are not required for this paper.

    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Global perspective, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
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    Learning Outcomes

    Students who successfully complete this paper will develop:

    • 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


    Not offered in 2024

    Teaching method
    This paper is taught On Campus
    Learning management system
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