Department of Culture and Learning

Intensive German language course

Intensive German language course

For all AAU degree students in semester 2-10
Autumn 2022

In the autumn 2022, two German language courses will be offered:

intensive German Langauge course - oral

  • Introduction to culture, history and traditions of German-speaking countries
  • Knowledge of German pronunciation and exercises
  • Oral vocabulary exercises (amongst others specialised language according to the needs of the participants)
  • Conversation skills training (everyday conversations and small talk, academic discussions and argumentation)
  • Training in professional presentation techniques
  • Knowledge of the German employment market and organizational culture. 

intensive German language course - written

  • Introduction to written genres, e.g. application, CV, and e-mail
  • Training in written communication and vocabulary exercises
  • Knowledge of German grammar through e-lectures and exercises
  • Training in reading written texts, e.g. user manuals, newspapers, academic texts
  • Introduction to methods and tools: e.g. professional language reference work, vocabulary training, and translation that can help you work further with your specific field
  • If necessary, assistance in the contact with relevant German-speaking internships or study places and the possibility of support during exchange, study trips and internships.

ADMISSION

To participate in one of the two courses, you need the following qualifications:

  • Upper secondary school exam in German

or

  • Completion of the intensive German language course offered at AAU in the spring semester 2022.

application and admission

50 students will be admitted for each of the two courses on the basis of their German competencies. You will receive futher information about your application by email before course start.

Apply here.

Deadline for application: 5 September  2022

DATES AND TIMES autumn 2022:

intensive german language course - oral

  • Wednesday 21 September 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
  • Wednesday 28 September 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
  • Wednesday 5 October 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
  • Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 October, 2022 09.00 - 15.00
  • Wednesday 12 October 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
  • Wednesday 26 October 2022, 18.30-20.15
  • Wednesday 2nd November 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
  • Wednesday 9 November 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
  • Wednesday 16 November 2022, 18.30 - 20.15.

intensive german language course - written

  • Tuesday 20 September 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
    Tuesday 27 September 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
    Tuesday 4 October 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
    Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 October 2022, 09.00 - 15.00
    Tuesday 11 October 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
    Tuesday 25 October 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
    Tuesday 1st November 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
    Tuesday 8 November 2022, 18.30 - 20.15
    Tuesday 15 November 2022, 18.30 - 20.15.

location

Room 3.115, Kroghstræde 3, 9220 Aalborg East
It is NOT possible to participate online.
The weekend course will take place at AUB, Kroghstræde 1.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Please see our FAQ for answers to frequently asked questions.

  • Participants are given a certificate as documentation of completion of the course
  • No participation fee - the course is funded by Aalborg University
  • Not ECTS rewarding.

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FAQ

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    Can I apply for both courses?

    No, you can only apply for one course per semester.

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    Will there be a waiting list?

    No, there will be no waiting list.

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    How do I see the content of the course?

    We will enroll you in a Moodle course room where you will find all information about the course.
     

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    Can I find the course sessions in my ordinary schedule?

    No, that will not be possible.

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    Can I change my registration for one of the courses to the other course?

    No, it is not possible to switch courses.

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    Can I participate online in a course session if I fall ill?

    No, it is not possible to participate online.

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